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typos (was: Re: Formatting a 32G or 16G SD card?)




On Friday, January 04, 2019 10:13:07 PM rhkramer@xxxxxxxxx wrote:
> On Friday, January 04, 2019 08:36:59 AM Curt wrote:
> > On 2019-01-04, Jonathan Dowland <jmtd@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > > On Thu, Jan 03, 2019 at 08:59:50PM +0100, Pascal Hambourg wrote:
> > >>Le 03/01/2019 à 11:35, Jonathan Dowland a écrit :
> > >>>You then write a MBR-type filesystem
> > >>
> > >>Nonsense. You mean a partition table or disk label.
> > >>
> > > Thank you yes, that was a typo ("Nonsense" is a bit harsh)
> > 
> > Neither does "typo" appear to be the proper term for it. Rather it seems
> > your statement falls somewhere between nonsense and typographical error
> > into that vast, catch-all category sometimes referred to as "I misspoke."
> 
> I add grammos and thinkos to typos as errors that I sometimes make (or see
> others make).

Oh, and I should come up with some more, like:

   * nothinkos

   * an "o" to describe using the wrong word from among words that sound 
alike, e.g., to, too, two and such.  (There is a word for those kind of words 
-- oh, is it homophones?  (and then homophonos?)