He wanted to learn the details of the accommodating illness.
Accommodating is the adjective form of the verb accommodate, and it’s used to describe those who are cheerfully willing to make small adjustments to help you out.
With an accommodating chaperon who knew no German, the couple could do and say what they pleased.
We went to a sort of inn kept by an accommodating native who promised to get up a good dinner for us.
For accommodations "lodgings and entertainment," see accommodation. Beasley said he would do it, just to be accommodating, and by so doing made a blunder.