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Re: Suggested press release in reaction to RHAT dropping sparc and alpha

On Tue, Dec 24, 2002 at 01:44:07AM -0500, Jaldhar H. Vyas wrote:
>>> community, reaffirmed today its' ongoing commitment to supporting Linux on
>>                               ^^^^
>>                               lose the apostrophe.  should read "its".

> The apostrophe should be there because it's a possessive isn't it?

It's a possessive *adjective*.  The possessive adjectives in English are
"my", "your", "his", "her", "its", "our", and "their".  Note the
distinct pattern of apostrophelessness.

Steve Langasek
postmodern programmer

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