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Re: [PATCH 4/4] services: openssh: Add 'subsystems' option.

From: John Darrington
Subject: Re: [PATCH 4/4] services: openssh: Add 'subsystems' option.
Date: Fri, 17 Mar 2017 18:58:02 +0100
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On Fri, Mar 17, 2017 at 12:21:31PM -0400, Leo Famulari wrote:
     On Fri, Mar 17, 2017 at 06:36:20AM +0100, John Darrington wrote:
     > On Thu, Mar 16, 2017 at 08:45:27PM +0000, ng0 wrote:
     >      ps Cl??ment: 'them'/'they' are pronouns if you don't know the 
gender and/or
     >      prefered pronoun of a person :)
     > ... according to some. -  but most linguists, and many orators (the 
president of 
     > the Free Software Foundation being one of them) consider this to be a 
misuse of 
     > the English language and refuse to (mis)use these words for such a 
     As a native USA English speaker, I think this usage is fine, and widely
     accepted by speakers, at least in this country. There are some cases
     where it sounds a little clunky, but we don't have other words for this
     use case that enjoy wider common usage.

I am glad that at least one person can express a point of view  and be polite 
it at the same time.   If you think it is fine, then it is your right to use it.

I find it confusing and clunky in most cases, and I refuse to use it.    I also
reserve the right, when others advocate its use, to present my own point of 

If anyone chooses  to  interpret that as rude, sexist, intolerant or whatever - 
that is their problem and not mine.  They will have to get over it.


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