[R] CRAN mirror for Taipeh vs Taipei
p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk
Sat Nov 22 10:35:45 CET 2008
> I am residing in Taipei, Taiwan. My windows has English R (2.7.2)
> installed. I noticed that the CRAN mirror for Taipei is Taiwan
> (Taipeh), Is Taipeh a Deutsch or English name?
A quick googling suggests that it is a German spelling (which makes
sense because Germans by and large speak as they spell and "Taipei"
would rhyme with "tie-dye"), but also an English speling variant.
"Taipei" is considerably more common in English, though.
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