[linux-elitists] eMail from web apps

Rick Moen rick at linuxmafia.com
Wed Oct 9 08:50:15 PDT 2013


Quoting Andy Bennett (andyjpb at ashurst.eu.org):

> I'm not the only curmudgeon in here, right? ;-)

Certainly not.  However, if you were also a pedant, you'd insist on
'e-mail'.  (I've heard of 'email':  It's a French and German word for
enamel, and, more rarely, a naturalised word in English meaning the same
thing.  Pronounced 'eh-mahh'.)

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