Re: history of mrproper

From: Kurt Maxwell Weber (
Date: Tue Jul 03 2001 - 22:48:22 EST

On Tuesday 03 July 2001 22:33, Mike Sklar ignorantly blabbered:
> Hopefully someone could enlighten me on the history of mrproper. I think
> its a great name for making sources *proper*. In particular I'd like to
> know what the *mr* might stand for.

To differentiate it from Mrs. Proper.

Kurt Weber
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