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From: Alan Cox <alan@lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk>
To: dougg@torque.net
Cc: James.Bottomley@HansenPartnership.com,
	linux-scsi@vger.kernel.org, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH] scsi_error: Fix language abuse.
Date: Sat, 9 Feb 2008 13:50:20 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20080209135020.6eca03ac@core> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <47AD02C6.70402@torque.net>

On Fri, 08 Feb 2008 20:32:54 -0500
Douglas Gilbert <dougg@torque.net> wrote:

> Alan Cox wrote:
> > The word "illegal" has a precise dictionary meaning of "prohibited by
> > law". 
> 
> Also "contrary to or forbidden by official rules, regulations, etc".

The OED I have here doesn't seem to think so, however if the words are
the ones used in the T10 documentation then I'm happy to drop the patch.

Alan

  reply	other threads:[~2008-02-09 13:57 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 13+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-02-08 15:32 Alan Cox
2008-02-08 15:57 ` James Bottomley
2008-02-08 15:59   ` Alan Cox
2008-02-08 16:28     ` James Bottomley
2008-02-08 16:07   ` linux-os (Dick Johnson)
2008-02-08 16:27     ` Mark Hounschell
2008-02-11 16:07       ` linux-os (Dick Johnson)
2008-02-11 17:13         ` Benny Halevy
2008-02-09  1:32 ` Douglas Gilbert
2008-02-09 13:50   ` Alan Cox [this message]
2008-02-10 23:24     ` Douglas Gilbert
2008-02-10 23:47     ` Matthew Wilcox
2008-02-09  8:02 ` Luben Tuikov

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