thanks for the link. i found it
From: Suresh Ramasubramanian <linux@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: Sriram Kalyanasundaram <ksriram29@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Ilugc] about GNU
Date: Sat, 03 Jul 2004 17:41:43 +0530
Sriram Kalyanasundaram writes on 7/3/2004 5:32 PM:
i want to know the expansion of the acronym GNU.
Did you ever try visiting http://www.gnu.org to find out?