Change PC to Win or Windows

Timothy Grant timothy.grant at
Sat Jul 19 07:18:25 CEST 2008

On Fri, Jul 18, 2008 at 4:32 PM, "Martin v. Löwis" <martin at>

> > Calling Windows PC seems to be something that Apple did so they would
> > not have to directly mention Windows. Could all the places that say PC
> > that are not referring to Personal Computers in general be changed to
> > Win or Windows.
> That's bikeshedding. If the name stops you from building your own
> binaries, you should use prebuilt binaries, or read the documentation.
> Regards,
> Martin
> --

Thank you for introducing me to a fabulous new word.  Had to look it up, but
I like it.

Stand Fast,
tjg. [Timothy Grant]
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