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Top AI conference NIPS won't change its name amid growing protest over 'bad taste' acronym

Dave 126 Silver badge

Re: GIMP

Some people of all sexes evidently enjoy pvc costumes. My issue with The GIMP is that it doesn't contain the word paint, photo, picture or image in its abbreviated form - an admittedly small hurdle for a novice user, but small hurdles do add up for someone who is learning.

I don't know why some advocates of GNU/Linux are loath to make the system easier for would-be users.

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