Subject: Re: compatibility and the OSD
From: John Cowan <>
Date: Mon, 27 Sep 2004 11:46:36 -0400

Rod Dixon, J.D., LL.M. scripsit:

> Sun may be choosing its acronyms poorly, but the SISSL (pronounced sizzle)
> is not the same as the SCSL (probably pronounced skizzle). 

I make it scuzzle, on the analogy of SCSI, which is pronounced scuzzy.
(People who pronounce it sexy are beyond the pale.)

"But the next day there came no dawn,           John Cowan
and the Grey Company passed on into the
darkness of the Storm of Mordor and were
lost to mortal sight; but the Dead    
followed them.          --"The Passing of the Grey Company"