[thelist] FW: Link Rot

Joel Canfield joel at bizba6.com
Wed Aug 12 20:13:04 CDT 2009

> If people are getting used to case insensitivity, they are getting used
> to error recovery behavior

I contend that they're getting used to the machine adjusting to humans,
rather than us adjusting to them.

If I type my name Joel or joel, I don't expect others to think I'm two
people. If a computer, by design or accident, doesn't know that, I will not
adjust to the computer. Let it adjust to me.


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