[mythtv-users] stupid vdpau question: pronunciation

aaron memoryguy at gmail.com
Wed Jul 14 19:32:38 UTC 2010

On Wed, Jul 14, 2010 at 15:27, Jim Morton <Jim at morton.hrcoxmail.com> wrote:
> It's an acronym
> /Video Decode and Presentation API for Unix
> So is USB - Universal Serial Bus

An acronym is one that can be pronounced as a word... like "SCSI" is "scuzzy"

An initialization is one that is pronounced as letters... like "USB"
is "You Ess Bee"

So I guess the question Eric is asking is whether it's "Vee Dee Pee Ay
You" or "Vee Dee Pow" ... or... "Vid Pow"? :)


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