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by Joel Spolsky
Thursday, November 01, 2007

I'll be speaking at the Irish Java Technology Conference on November 7th, in Dublin.

Stefan has started a series of articles about Wasabi: “During the summer of 2006, we realized that I was a complete dork for naming it FogBasic, so we had a naming contest. Everyone submitted their name suggestions, and we did instant run-off voting to decide the name we would actually use. The final two were Bone Crusher 3000 and Wasabi. As much as I wanted to be typing bc3k into the command line, Wasabi won out.”


Have you been wondering about Distributed Version Control? It has been a huge productivity boon for us, so I wrote Hg Init, a Mercurial tutorial—check it out!

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