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bug#32731: 26.1.50; Ibuffer filter by mode: Handle >1 mode names


From: Robert Pluim
Subject: bug#32731: 26.1.50; Ibuffer filter by mode: Handle >1 mode names
Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 10:14:11 +0200

Eli Zaretskii <address@hidden> writes:

>> From: Tino Calancha <address@hidden>
>> Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 05:48:43 +0900 (JST)
>> Cc: Tino Calancha <address@hidden>, address@hidden,
>>      address@hidden
>> 
>> > "She/he" seems to exclude nonbinary genders.
>> > "S?he" does not HAVE to mean "only she or he".
>> I don't feel excluded if I read "she".  Maybe I have enough 
>> self-confidence or I know the difference between
>> sex and gramatical genre.
>> Anyway, whatever Eli likes is fine for me.
>
> I usually just rewrite the text to be in plural, like "the users"
> instead of "the user".  Then "they" is correct English.

Point of order: singular they has been correct English for the last
700 years. Some people donʼt like it, but that doesnʼt make it wrong.

Robert





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