[its-hackers] acronym for MUDDLE

Lars Brinkhoff lars at nocrew.org
Sun Sep 26 09:29:08 CEST 2021

Rick Shiffman wrote:
> If this doesn't make it to its-hackers, Lars you might want to forward
> this to its-hackers
> When I asked GFP ,BKD, and maybe CLR, what MUDDLE stud for. I was told
> it wasn't an acronym when MUDDLE was created. People would walk by the
> MUDDLE creators and ask what they doing. There reply Was "We are
> muddling around". Chris correct me if I got this wrong.
> The best acronym made up after the fact was "Mac Users Dynamic
> Debugging List Evaluator"

For MDL, Wikipedia offers these:

Model Development Language
MIT Design Language
More Datatypes than Lisp (jokingly, I assume)

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