My ispell is quite happy with "LICENCE"
[UK English spelling is ....CE as the noun, ....SE as the verb for most,
if not all similar words]
> fixed in pre-5.8.0?
It might be sensible to standardise on US English spelling in the README.
Or it might be more DWIM to opt based on the timezone
(Simplest I could think of 00:00 and ahead to UK English, -01:00 onwards to
There seems to be a british spelling bias in perl - or at least in
>Or it might be more DWIM to opt based on the timezone
>(Simplest I could think of 00:00 and ahead to UK English, -01:00 onwards to
Last time I recall that idea I discovered that Japan and USSR (as it was)
prefered American spelling.
Traditionally, we accept US or UK spelling everywhere. Life's too short
to ask British English speakers to learn American, or vice versa.
Yes, this has been discussed before, and the above was the result then,
and I don't see any reason to change it now. Either US or UK spelling
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