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RE: LDraw.org 2020-03 Parts Update Now Available - Chris Dee - 2021-01-06

(2021-01-03, 18:25)Willy Tschager Wrote: I already blamed myself the whole day for not doing it - it wasn't necessary that you even turned the knife :-)

Sorry!


RE: LDraw.org 2020-03 Parts Update Now Available - Willy Tschager - 2021-01-08

There are now two parts with different name but (almost) identical description:

3626cpm9.dat - Minifig Head with LOTR Thick Grey Eyebrows and Smile Pattern
3626cpm1.dat - Minifig Head with LOTR Thick Gray Eyebrows and Smile Pattern


Well, there is a general "Gray" - "Grey" inconsistency:

https://www.ldraw.org/cgi-bin/ptscan.cgi?q=gray&scope=header
https://www.ldraw.org/cgi-bin/ptscan.cgi?q=grey&scope=header

w.


RE: LDraw.org 2020-03 Parts Update Now Available - Orion Pobursky - 2021-01-08

(2021-01-08, 17:26)Willy Tschager Wrote: There are now two parts with different name but (almost) identical description:

3626cpm9.dat - Minifig Head with LOTR Thick Grey Eyebrows and Smile Pattern
3626cpm1.dat - Minifig Head with LOTR Thick Gray Eyebrows and Smile Pattern


Well, there is a general "Gray" - "Grey" inconsistency:

https://www.ldraw.org/cgi-bin/ptscan.cgi?q=gray&scope=header
https://www.ldraw.org/cgi-bin/ptscan.cgi?q=grey&scope=header

w.

According to the interwebs, grey is the commonly used spelling in Aus English.


RE: LDraw.org 2020-03 Parts Update Now Available - Magnus Forsberg - 2021-01-08

(2021-01-08, 17:50)Orion Pobursky Wrote: According to the interwebs, grey is the commonly used spelling in Aus English.

Grey is the only spelling we should use. I was surprised by the long list of official parts using Gray.
Is there a reason why these might have not been corrected?


RE: LDraw.org 2020-03 Parts Update Now Available - Orion Pobursky - 2021-01-08

(2021-01-08, 18:00)Magnus Forsberg Wrote: Grey is the only spelling we should use. I was surprised by the long list of official parts using Gray.
Is there a reason why these might have not been corrected?

For self-consistency reasons I agree. The reason they probably haven't been flagged is that both spellings are correct. Grey is more common in UK/Commonwealth and Gray is more common in the US but they can used interchangeably.


RE: LDraw.org 2020-03 Parts Update Now Available - Magnus Forsberg - 2021-01-08

(2021-01-08, 18:07)Orion Pobursky Wrote: For self-consistency reasons I agree. The reason they probably haven't been flagged is that both spellings are correct. Grey is more common in UK/Commonwealth and Gray is more common in the US but they can used interchangeably.

I know there are 2 different spellings, but we have decided to use only one. I'm asking, did we decide not to correct these?


RE: LDraw.org 2020-03 Parts Update Now Available - Orion Pobursky - 2021-01-08

(2021-01-08, 18:29)Magnus Forsberg Wrote: I know there are 2 different spellings, but we have decided to use only one. I'm asking, did we decide not to correct these?

No. They were probably overlooked for the reasons I stated above.


RE: LDraw.org 2020-03 Parts Update Now Available - Chris Dee - 2021-01-08

(2021-01-08, 18:44)Orion Pobursky Wrote: No. They were probably overlooked for the reasons I stated above.

We should use only 'Grey' - the Australian English spelling . These were overlooked by all reviewers, including me. I should add a check to the update build process and recycle those using 'Gray'.


RE: LDraw.org 2020-03 Parts Update Now Available - Willy Tschager - 2021-01-13

3817bpc1.dat - Minifig Leg Right with Red Tied Sash Pattern

has to be renamed to:

3817bpc1.dat - Minifig Leg Left with Red Tied Sash Pattern

as 3817 is the left leg.
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973pd99.dat - Minifig Torso Robe with Black Gathers and White Neck Pattern

should be renamed to:

973pd99.dat - Minifig Torso with Robe with Black Gathers and White Neck Pattern

to be in sync with the nomenclature for torsi.

w.


RE: LDraw.org 2020-03 Parts Update Now Available - Chris Dee - 2021-01-15

(2021-01-13, 14:04)Willy Tschager Wrote: 3817bpc1.dat - Minifig Leg Right with Red Tied Sash Pattern

has to be renamed to:

3817bpc1.dat - Minifig Leg Left with Red Tied Sash Pattern

as 3817 is the left leg.
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
973pd99.dat - Minifig Torso Robe with Black Gathers and White Neck Pattern

should be renamed to:

973pd99.dat - Minifig Torso with Robe with Black Gathers and White Neck Pattern

to be in sync with the nomenclature for torsi.

w.

Updated and fast-tracked.