[linux-dvb] Bad English
rjkm at metzlerbros.de
Sun Apr 9 11:46:20 CEST 2006
linuxtv at zacglen.com.au writes:
> 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?
Like twice "are" in one sentence?
> An "adapter" is "one who adapts".
> An "adaptor" is a device.
Hmm, no. They are just two different ways of writing both.
Please check a dictionary.
> Somebody should correct the glaring purile grammatical error before
> it gets too deeply embedded.
You mean "puerile"?
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