[linux-dvb] Bad English

Nico Sabbi nsabbi at email.it
Sun Apr 9 11:32:31 CEST 2006


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.
>
>  
>

and change all applications that refer to adapterN ?
I prefer to keep this grammatical error



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