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Re: Patch to use American spelling in messages


On Sun, 16 Dec 2001, Bryce McKinlay wrote:

> So, how come GCC is being americanized? Was it decided that the majority 
> of GCC developers and/or users speak american as opposed to 
> international english? And do they have trouble understanding us?

American spelling was the style established by RMS.  This has already been
discussed.

http://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc/2001-10/msg00629.html

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Joseph S. Myers
jsm28@cam.ac.uk


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