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Re: Changing the name
Michael Sperber [Mr. Preprocessor] wrote:
> I'm Mr. Sperber, actually. (Even though some people might find
> "Mr. Egner" more intuitive :-) )
It's Dr. Sperber, actually, if we want to give this little devil his
due. (Or, this being Germany, it's probably Herr Prof. Dr. Sperber
Dipl.-Ing. or something along those lines.)
That said, Mike:
> They actually do. I don't see why a term coined somewhere else needs
> to be used *here*.
Why not standardize the term across related languages? The specific
argument you're advancing above is pretty weak -- you can do better.