Ping (was RE: SQL, gif, e-mail... (was Re: [thechat] who thought *this* was agood idea?))

Joel Canfield Joel at
Fri Feb 22 00:17:01 CST 2002

>I also feel that the up-and-coming graphic format "Portable
>Network Graphic" should be pronounce "Pong" to differentiate
>from the act of "pinging" on a network, and also to
>differentiate it from the duck.
>(Be sure to read the first customer comment. This is an old
>chestnut, but I still meet lots of people who never have.)

That is absolutely hysterical.

I love the book, but I really don't know why.


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