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Re: Referer: (sic)

From: Phillip M. Hallam-Baker <hallam@dxal18.cern.ch>
Date: Fri, 10 Mar 1995 12:17:56 +0900
To: "Roy T. Fielding" <fielding@avron.ICS.UCI.EDU>, http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com
Cc: hallam@dxal18.cern.ch
Message-Id: <95Mar10.121807+0900_met.63660-4+16@dxal18.cern.ch>

>> Has anyone else noticed that the HTTP header "Referer:" is spelled wrong?
>That's okay, neither one (referer or referrer) is understood by "spell"
>anyway.  I say we should just blame it on France.  ;-)

I also managed to mispell alt.games.mornington.cresent when I created it. I
think this one is down to Tim. I sent him a note with the suggestion but I don't 
think I gave a name for the field.

Oh well. We all make mistakes, as the Dalek said climbing off the dustbin.

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