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From Paul Hammant <Paul_Hamm...@yahoo.com>
Subject Re: Spelling?
Date Tue, 19 Mar 2002 22:28:56 GMT

There is Color.grey and Color.gray in the JDK becuase of the same.

I'd say switching to US English is best (though it chokes me as a Brit) 
as a policy for the future.  

- Paul

>We have a package and a number of classes that have British spellings.
>Undoubtedly this is because we have a number of our developers in
>GB and Australia.  It is probably beneficial to standardize on either
>US or UK English.  I venture to say that it would be easier for me
>to conform to UK English than it would be to change package names
>and class names to US English.
>Does anyone care?
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