In article <199202131548.AA01763 at convex.csc.fi>, Rob.Harper at CONVEX.CSC.FI (Rob Harper) writes:
> perhaps GOPHER will become equally well known.
> I have no idea why the software should be given this name...could
> it be the mascot of the University of Minnesota... is it a play on
> words GOPHER=GO FOR.
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> Rob Harper
Rob was very close - the "Golden Gophers" of Minnesota are what they're
usually referred to.
Name: Peter M. Muriana
Internet: muriana at aclcb.purdue.edu