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 From:  Frank Altpeter <frank dot altpeter at gmail dot com>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] why is it called m0n0wall?
 Date:  Thu, 20 Jan 2005 10:10:15 +0100
On Wed, 19 Jan 2005 18:14:43 -0500, James W. McKeand <james at mckeand dot biz> wrote:
> JobOberio - My List Mail wrote:
> > just a question...
> >
> > why m0n0wall is "zero" and not letter O ?
> > why is it called m0n0wall?
> > why?
> 
> Using zero for O is very common in the "geek" realm especially with
> passwords - P@$$w0rd is better Password (but not by much). Some other
> examples are: @ for A, $ for S, one for L, three for E, and ^^ for M.

Or it was just because the domains mono.* were already taken :-)

Regards,

   Frank Altpeter

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