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OT: Either not Eighther [Re: Ctrl+U in Firefox location bar]

On Sun, Oct 31, 2004 at 07:59:50PM +0100, Joost Witteveen wrote:
> To fix (in firefox and all/many? other gnome apps), eighter run

pronounced EEE-thER or EYE-thER (soft th)
not ether [the gas that puts you to sleep] pronounced ETHer (hard th)
or eight (ATE)

either is not pronounced as AY-ther, which is a latinate word
aether, which is the fifth element (air, fire, water, earth, aether).

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