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"Return error": 7, 100, 000 [wd ya say it won
googles down?] >> "Error out" is not ripe enough,
RE "you or the system screw[s] up"
-- don't mention system screwing up something. Am
not saying put the blame on the user but just
say, 'if x happens then error y is returned.'
> spelling, I let the terms duke it out in a
> Google death match:
> errored out = 4,610 hits
> erred out = 261 hits
> We have a winner: errored out.
> Thanks for everybody's efforts to help!
> Keith Cronin