IPP> ADM - New Pronunciation of IPP?

IPP> ADM - New Pronunciation of IPP?

IPP> ADM - New Pronunciation of IPP?

Manros, Carl-Uno B cmanros at cp10.es.xerox.com
Tue May 11 19:12:27 EDT 1999


All,

Glad I have found a new subject for us to discuss so we don't run idle
before Philadelphia...

Carl-Uno

> -----Original Message-----
> From: don at lexmark.com [mailto:don at lexmark.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, May 11, 1999 5:06 AM
> To: cmanros at cp10.es.xerox.com
> Cc: ipp at pwg.org
> Subject: Re: IPP> ADM - New Pronunciation of IPP?
> 
> 
> Should we add pronunciation to the requirements and design 
> goals doc? :>)
> 
> Maybe we should ride the "e" wave..... e-print
> 
> - "I will e-print the brochure over to you right away!"
> - "He e-printed me the contract yesterday, so I could sign it 
> the same day."
> - "By e-printing out the new price list to all our branches 
> over night, we are
> ahead of the competition again."
> 
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> 
> cmanros%cp10.es.xerox.com at interlock.lexmark.com on 05/10/99 
> 05:12:20 PM
> 
> To:   ipp%pwg.org at interlock.lexmark.com
> cc:    (bcc: Don Wright/Lex/Lexmark)
> Subject:  IPP> ADM - New Pronunciation of IPP?
> 
> 
> 
> 
> All,
> 
> I had one of my creative moments over the week-end and 
> started thinking
> about the times when everybody has access to IPP. We need a 
> new verb, like
> in "I will fax this over to you!"
> 
> If we change the pronunciation of IPP to sound like "ipp" (as 
> in "hip") then
> it becomes a lot easier to use as a verb. Try these sentences out:
> 
> - "I will ipp the brochure over to you right away!"
> - "He ipped me the contract yesterday, so I could sign it the 
> same day."
> - "By ipping out the new price list to all our branches over 
> night, we are
> ahead of the competition again."
> 
> Something for the next Webster Dictionary edition? The Microsoft spell
> checker also needs updating.
> 
> Carl-Uno
> 
> Carl-Uno Manros
> Principal Engineer - Xerox Architecture Center - Xerox Corporation
> 701 S. Aviation Blvd., El Segundo, CA, M/S: ESAE-231
> Phone +1-310-333 8273, Fax +1-310-333 5514
> Email: manros at cp10.es.xerox.com
> 
> 
> 
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