short question

Ron Beck
Tue Mar 5 17:38:01 2002

Sorry, but there's no gender bias here.  "man" is simply short for
manual and is in character for all the other short and (seemingly)
meaningless commands within the unix environment.

Of course these days with everything GUI or web based, who needs command
line commands? :-)


Steve Butler wrote:
> Anyway, I still think Unix shows its gender bias since they were not name
> woman pages.  <<ducking and running for the side curtains>>
> --Steve