I find it sad that a discussion on the correct pronunciation is somehow
considered topical, but a comment on the life of one of the developers is
offensively off-topic. Software is written by people. It is not just a
collection of functions and algorithms.
Columbia, MO, US
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Dr Eberhard W Lisse [mailto:el@stripped]
> Sent: Friday, March 26, 1999 11:03 AM
> To: Sasha Pachev
> Cc: Martin Edelius; MySQL mailing list; el@stripped
> Subject: Re: SV: Consider a note
> In message <36FB910B.D89F4799@stripped>, Sasha Pachev writes:
> > I think it is important to remember that all the people on this list
> > are human. There is nothing wrong in expressing your desire for
> > Sisina and his family to survive the bombing on the MYSQL
> > list. MYSQL is a piece of software but it is developed, maintained
> > and operated by people. Besides, if Sisina gets killed, it will slow
> > down MYSQL development, and take away from the quality of tech
> > support - a technical unsentimental justification of Paul's posting.
> None of this belongs on this list!