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SubjectRe: [PATCH 2.5.x, 2.4.x ...] very small
On Fri, 21 Feb 2003, Linus Torvalds wrote:

> The IFF is just a way of saying "if and only if". So it's not actually a
> typo, it's just that some of the kernel people probably took a few too
> many courses in mathematics and their English-language skills were
> impacted by it.

And the only people I ever heard use "impacted" were dentists, government
bureaucrats, and military officers.

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