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From Rich Bowen <rbo...@rcbowen.com>
Subject Re: cvs commit: httpd-docs-1.3/htdocs/manual/mod mod_autoindex.html
Date Mon, 20 Aug 2001 00:22:10 GMT
On Sun, 19 Aug 2001, Rodent of Unusual Size wrote:

> Rich Bowen wrote:
> >
> > The question is, american o vs. british ou. iSpell tells me that
> > 'behaviour' is mispelled. I know that it is not, technically, but I
> > also believe that the documentation should be internally consistent.
> > What I seem to remember is Ken saying that we should go with the
> > American spelling, and being consistent, but I can't find this in the
> > archives.
>
> More likely it was I who spelt it that way, and want it to
> stay in.  A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little
> minds.
>
> We have more important things to worry about than the minor
> differences between US and UK English.  Those, I ween, should be
> left alone; having someone on the other side of the pond correct
> perfectly valid English is not going to do much except piss people
> off.

ok. not feeing particularly one way or the other about this, I'll
convince ispell that it's ok, and commit what I have.

Thanks for the clarification.

-- 
And everyone said, "If we only live,
We too will go to sea in a Sieve -
To the hills of the Chankly Bore!"
 (The Jumblies, by Edward Lear)


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