misc/173655: [patch] misc/flowers - Incorrect spelling of 'Lily'

John Ryan john at shiftregister.net
Fri Nov 16 00:00:00 UTC 2012

>Number:         173655
>Category:       misc
>Synopsis:       [patch] misc/flowers - Incorrect spelling of 'Lily'
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    freebsd-bugs
>State:          open
>Class:          change-request
>Submitter-Id:   current-users
>Arrival-Date:   Fri Nov 16 00:00:00 UTC 2012
>Originator:     John Ryan
>Release:        9.0
The current flower->meaning mapping in /usr/share/misc/flowers contains an incorrect spelling for 'Lily', writing it instead as 'Lilly'.

This prevents the recipient of a lily from understanding its meaning.
grep Lily /usr/share/misc/flowers
The following patch fixes the problem

Patch attached with submission follows:

Index: head/share/misc/flowers
--- head/share/misc/flowers	(revision 243107)
+++ head/share/misc/flowers	(working copy)
@@ -14,22 +14,22 @@ Clover:Be mine.
 Crocus:Abuse not.
 Forget-me-not:True love.
 Gardenia:Secret, untold love.
 Honeysuckle:Bonds of love.
 Ivy:Friendship, fidelity, marriage.
 Jasmine:Amiability, transports of joy, sensuality.
 Leaves (dead):Melancholy.
 Lilac:Youthful innocence.
-Lilly of the valley:Return of happiness.
-Lilly:Purity, sweetness.
+Lily of the valley:Return of happiness.
+Lily:Purity, sweetness.
 Magnolia:Dignity, perseverance.
 Orange blossom:Your purity equals your loveliness.
 Orchid:Beauty, magnificence.
 Peach blossom:I am your captive.
 Petunia:Your presence soothes me.
 Rose, any color:Love.


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