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From Stefan Bodewig <>
Subject Re: Board Report
Date Wed, 13 Dec 2017 10:10:49 GMT
On 2017-12-13, Mark Thomas wrote:

> On 13/12/17 09:37, Konstantin Kolinko wrote:
>> 2017-11-30 17:21 GMT+03:00 Stefan Bodewig <>:
>>> Hi all

>>> current draft is
>>> - I'll have to
>>> submit it in about two weeks.

>>> Back when vmgump failed in September I talked about asking projects
>>> whether they still see value in Gump but never got my act together. This
>>> time I've put it into the report to increase the chance of actually
>>> doing it.

>> Looks OK.
>> I think it would be better to mention the date when hickup happened,

>> s/After a hickup the service seems to be good again./After a hickup in
>> September 2017 the service seems to be good again./

> Nitpick. s/hickup/hiccup/

Thanks to both of you. I've changed the sentence and will submit the
report today.

> There is probably a good(ish) reason for this unexpected spelling but I
> have no ideas what it is.

In German there is the verb "hicksen" which means "to hiccup" so I'm
especially vulnerable here (the noun is totally different, though,


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