[linux-dvb] Bad English

jf cestjihef at free.fr
Sun Apr 9 13:59:57 CEST 2006


On Sunday 09 April 2006 13:17, linuxtv at zacglen.com.au wrote:
> Why are the Linux dvb devices are named /dev/dvb/adapterN/xxxM?
>
> Doesn't this just prove that computer programmers don't do well in
> other subjects like English?
>
> An "adapter" is "one who adapts".
> An "adaptor" is a device.
>
> Somebody should correct the glaring purile grammatical error before
> it gets too deeply embedded.
>

Hum , well, if it is the only thing left to fix.....;)

by the way, excuse my english, I'm french ;)

regards,
jf



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