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Re: Flamewars & Why pedantic spelling is good.



On Sat, 22 Dec 2001 14:49, Hamish Moffatt wrote:
> On Sat, Dec 22, 2001 at 07:37:44AM -0500, Branden Robinson wrote:
> > It's kind of amusing to observe someone who can't perceive the practical
> > differences between package descriptions and conversational mail
> > messages.
>
> However, conversational mail messages can demonstrate actual
> language usage; eg given enough examples of "zonefile" I
> don't see why it shouldn't be used in a package description.

I agree in principle.

Although that does raise an interesting issue, is "pr0n" a word?  It's used 
much more often than "zonefile" and "zone file" combined...

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