Our memories of Picasso

We use a distribution (brand) of Linux called RedHat. The reason we use it is familiarity. We rush to mention this because we want to hold off any arguements about what distro is “best”; this article isn’t about merits.
In addition to version numbers, RedHat code names each new release, although we are unable to find the names for the 2.x series. Each name is supposed to relate to the last name in some way. It is rumored that Erik Troan picks the name by asking key people in the organization at the last minute before they send the distribution to production.
See if you can figure out what the relationships are before you check out the source of this information. (A former RedHat employee.)

Preview
Version 0.8
Halloween
Version 0.9
Mother’s Day
Version 1.0
Mother’s Day
Version 1.1
Bluesky [?]
Version 2.0beta
[name ?]
Version 2.0
[name ?]
Version 2.1
Picasso
Version 3.0.3
Rembrandt
Version 3.95
Colgate
Version 4.0
Vanderbilt
Version 4.1
Biltmore
Version 4.2
Thunderbird
Version 4.95
Mustang
Version 4.96
Hurricane
Version 5.0
Manhattan
Version 5.1
Apollo
Version 5.2
Starbuck
Version 5.9
Hedwig
Version 6.0
Lorax
Version 6.0.95
Cartman
Version 6.1
Piglet
Version 6.1.95
Zoot
Version 6.2
Pinstripe
Version 6.2.98 [?]
Guiness
Version 7.0
Fisher
Version 7.090
Wolverine
Version 7.0.91
Seawolf
Version 7.1
Roswell
Version 7.1.92
Enigma
Version 7.2
SkipJack
Version 7.2.92
Valhalla
Version 7.3
Limbo
Version 7.3.9[23]
Null
Version 7.3.94
Psyche
Version 8.0

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