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Re: [PATCH] bootstrap: add bootstrap_sync option.

From: Paul Eggert
Subject: Re: [PATCH] bootstrap: add bootstrap_sync option.
Date: Mon, 18 Oct 2010 22:19:36 -0700
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On 10/18/2010 08:34 PM, Gary V. Vaughan wrote:
> I would prefer your "boot" script to be called "bootstrap", and rename
> the current "bootstrap" to something else, maybe "autoconfiscate"

Yes, that would be even better.  "autoconfiscate" is a bit long, though.

How about "cobble" instead?  "cobble" is a nice word, since it falls
between "bootstrap" and "make", and it has all the right connotations:
a cobbler makes (and repairs) boots, and a programmer cobbles together a hack.

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