jeremiah bailey wrote:
Eric S. Raymond recommends this as well. Perhaps you've read the Hacker How-To?
paul wheaton wrote:
Plus, I like the idea that if I go to an event and learn that somebody's name is "Gwen Lynn" then I might be prompted to ask "from the permies forums? I know you!" whereas if I hear the same name at the event and yet I always knew that same person as "flibberty22" then the connection is not made.
marina phillips wrote:
I think there's a good point to what you just said, Paul. I'll add one of my surnames for the sake of consistancy, how's that?