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Red Hat Linux and the redneck language option

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#1 marwex89


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Posted 25 June 2010 - 12:50 PM

I just came across something funny... It seems like versions of Red Hat up to 5.1 (?) had an option in the installer to choose "redneck" as a language. According to the docs, this was just for entertainment purposes, and because there was a redneck in the testing team. Check out this link here: Redhat 5.1 Redneck Internationalization

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Posted 25 June 2010 - 02:04 PM

That's more awesome than Facebook's pirate language.
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Posted 25 June 2010 - 02:38 PM

That's just great :lol: I love software easter eggs.
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Posted 28 June 2010 - 05:26 AM

Thats funny :D A while ago I bumped into something like that (as far as the languages goes)
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Just go to that link and you can change your language on Google to things like pirate, hacker, Elmer Fudd, and Bork Bork Bork.
It's pretty funny :D
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