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Re: can't type "Internet" or "internet"

Dan Jacobson <jidanni@jidanni.org> writes:

> I find with these modes
> 7 lines matching "mode.*:" in buffer *Help*.
>       4:Message mode:
>       6:Like Text Mode but with these additional commands:
>     157:Mml minor mode (indicator MML):
>     201:Mc-Write minor mode (indicator MC-w):
>     215:Flyspell minor mode (indicator Fly):
>     244:Abbrev minor mode (indicator Abbrev):
>     250:auto-fill-function minor mode (indicator Fill):
> it is very hard to type the words
> Internet or internet
> they get changed to
> Interned or interned
> upon the following SPC.
> Try hitting R in gnus to this message and see if you can type Internet
> and then a SPC without it getting changed.

Sure.  I am doing so now.  Internet.  Internet.  Internet.  I use
all of the above modes, by the way.

> I see if I turn off Abbrev mode, all is ok.  Turning off Flyspell mode
> was not enough.

Do you have an abbrev for "internet"?  Do you have something
funny set up to expand words based on the system spelling
"Welcome to the Slippery Slope. Here is your handbasket.
 Say, can you work 70 hours this week?"
--Ron Mansolino

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