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Re: [SLE] 9.2 and BAD kernel.
  • From: Allen <gorebofh@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 13 Oct 2004 19:15:47 -0400
  • Message-id: <20041013231547.GB13607@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Wed, Oct 13, 2004 at 11:59:06PM +0200, Anders Johansson wrote:
> On Wednesday, 13 October 2004 23.54, Philipp Thomas wrote:
> > James Knott <james.knott@xxxxxxxxxx> [Wed, 13 Oct 2004 10:09:57 -0400]:
> > >How does one "pre-order"? Either you ordered it, or you didn't.
> >
> > Sigh, it's just a another case of germish. The German term is
> > Vorbestellung for which a correct English term would have been 'advance
> > booking', as http://dict.leo.org will show.
>
> No, preorder is perfectly fine English, it's not even a new construct, it's
> known since at least the 19th century, to mean "to order to arrange
> beforehand, to foreordain"


Du Habe AntiGerman thing?

Mich is Elitar Computerindingling :)

-Das Blut


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