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  • From "man X":
    The  X Consortium requests that the following names be used when refer-
           ring to this software:

                                       X Window System
                                        X Version 11
                                 X Window System, Version 11

           X Window System is a trademark of X Consortium, Inc.
    • Randal L. Schwartz
    • Stonehenge
    • I wonder why they are adverse to the thing that everyone actually calls it.
      • "Everyone"? Not people who pay attention. It was called X and X11 by most of my work community for many years, until "Microsoft Windows" became popular as a desktop, and then people started saying "X Windows". Ugh.

        So perhaps the dichtomy comes from whether you saw X or Microsoft first, or learned from someone who did, recursively. {grin}

        • Randal L. Schwartz
        • Stonehenge