[TUHS] "Oregano" and Unix wizards

Ralph Corderoy ralph at inputplus.co.uk
Sat Nov 4 05:21:29 AEST 2017


> The only thing that isn't obviously some sort of pun on an aspect of
> Unix is a canister labeled Oregano in the foreground of the picture.

    The oregano is reputedly referring to an incident in which one of
    the original folks involved with BSD was hassled for coming across
    the Canadian/U.S. border with a bag of what was assumed to be an
    illegal substance, and turned out to be oregano.

Cheers, Ralph.

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