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- Subject: Re: [sqlite] Standalone LUA regex that can be used in sqlite
- From: "M. Edward (Ed) Borasky" <znmeb@...>
- Date: Thu, 5 Jul 2012 16:33:10 -0700
On Thu, Jul 5, 2012 at 4:23 PM, Elias Barrionovo <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 5, 2012 at 5:49 PM, joao lobato <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> Even if non-portuguese speakers don't recognize it a word, the fact
>> that it has vowels should be a hint no?
> Well, I think it is more obvious than that: every official Lua text
> calls it Lua, not LUA.
> On Thu, Jul 5, 2012 at 5:59 PM, Alex Queiroz <email@example.com> wrote:
>> PERL is an acronym.
> On Thu, Jul 5, 2012 at 6:11 PM, Alessandro Delgado
> <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> Yes, indeed it is.
> Well, according to wikipedia , Perl is not officially an acronym...
> But the important thing is that these are good news for Lua! =)
>  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Perl
Actually, the real reason FORTRAN and COBOL are traditionally spelled
with all caps is that when they were invented, most of the equipment
only *had* capital letters. ;-)
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