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From "Sean W. Ferguson" <seansli...@comcast.net>
Subject Re: StringUtils misspelled method names?
Date Wed, 13 Aug 2003 18:13:55 GMT
Eh, US English really should be the standard.

Henri Yandell wrote:

> It's up to the people concerned.
> 
> When I first pushed that code in, I offered to standardise on US english
> spelling but it wasn't something the Commons list wanted to do.
> 
> So I figure it's a nice way to educate people that the majority of English
> speakers in the world spell it capitalise :)
> 
> [Actually, hard to get figures on that. Population of Canada/Australia/UK
> + that of India that writes English at least. I'm just not sure how much
> of India actually writes English. Probably a similar-ish number. ]
> 
> Hen
> 
> On Wed, 13 Aug 2003, Hope, Matthew wrote:
> 
> 
>>We could fix the US spelling ;?)
>>
>>seriously - is there a convention within apache / jakarta / commons to use
>>US or UK english spelling?
>>
>>(or is it a case of consistency within sub project)
>>
>>Matt
>>
>>
>>>-----Original Message-----
>>>From: Gary Gregory [mailto:ggregory@seagullsw.com]
>>>Sent: 13 August 2003 18:57
>>>To: 'Jakarta Commons Developers List'
>>>Subject: StringUtils misspelled method names?
>>>
>>>
>>>Unless I am not seing straight, the following are not spelled
>>>properly:
>>>
>>>1) capitalise
>>>2) capitaliseAllWords
>>>3) uncapitalise
>>>4) uncapitaliseAllWords
>>>
>>>They should be:
>>>
>>>capitalize
>>>capitalizeAllWords
>>>uncapitalize
>>>uncapitalizeAllWords
>>>
>>>Which is *capitalize* with a 'z' not an 's'.
>>>
>>>Should we fix the spelling now?
>>>At all?
>>>The (4) method does not exist in version 1.0.1 but all of the
>>>others do...
>>>
>>>Arg,
>>>
>>>Gary
>>>
>>>
>>>>-----Original Message-----
>>>>From: Shapira, Yoav [mailto:Yoav.Shapira@mpi.com]
>>>>Sent: Wednesday, August 13, 2003 10:01
>>>>To: commons-dev@jakarta.apache.org
>>>>Subject: Running maven for modeler question
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>Howdy,
>>>>As one of the final steps in getting the commons-modeler 1.1 release
>>>>out, I'd like to update the modeler site at
>>>>http://jakarta.apache.org/commons/modeler/
>>>>
>>>>I've already updated the main jakarta and main commons
>>>
>>>sites, thanks to
>>>
>>>>Senor Donkin's excellent instructions at
>>>>http://jakarta.apache.org/commons/releases.
>>>>
>>>>It looks like the site was generated by maven.  If so, I
>>>
>>>think I need to
>>>
>>>>run maven again, and if so do I need to build maven myself
>>>
>>>or do we have
>>>
>>>>a ready copy on cvs.apache.org somewhere?
>>>>
>>>>This question could apply to any other commons component I
>>>
>>>guess.  Any
>>>
>>>>help is appreciated -- thanks ;)
>>>>
>>>>Yoav Shapira
>>>>Millennium ChemInformatics
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
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