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    SubjectRe: mailing list for trace users

    * John Kacur <jkacur@gmail.com> wrote:

    > > Yikes - Ingo, I don't want to spawn a long thread here about what to
    > > call the list, but as a native English speaker, I think that
    > > "linux-trace-users" sounds much nicer than "linux-tracing-users".
    > >
    > > Perhaps, trace is an adjective describing the kind of users, in any
    > > case, it doesn't sound like "one trace" - so, could we go this one?
    > > (if you insist on linux-tracing then you have to drop the word
    > > "users")
    > >
    > > John
    > >
    >
    > That's funny, boast about my credentials as a native English speaker,
    > and then make a mistake.
    >
    > s/go this one/go with this one

    I hope you are right about linux-trace-users sounding better to native
    speakers than linux-tracing-users - because it sure sounds awful to me
    :-)

    Any other English native speakers with an opinion one way or another?

    Ingo


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