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SubjectRe: [PATCH] Change all occurrences of 'flavour' to 'flavor',
On Thu, Aug 07, 2003 at 11:37:23PM +0100, Alan Cox wrote:
> > It changes all occurrences of 'flavour' to 'flavor' in the complete tree;
> > I've just comiled all affected files (that is, the config resulting from
> > make allyesconfig minus already broken stuff) succesfully on i386.
> The Linux kernel tended to favour european spelling, and favOUr is
> indeed correct English.

Personally, I prefer the european flavour too.

However, a quick count on the original tree shows:

spaans@spaans:~/bk/export$ grep -ir 'flavour' . |wc -l
spaans@spaans:~/bk/export$ grep -ir 'flavor' . |wc -l
which is why I chose to do it this way.

There's no reason to not do it the other way around, of course.

Jasper Spaans
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