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Re: Documentation typos

From: Michael Fuhr <mike(at)fuhr(dot)org>
To: Neil Conway <neilc(at)samurai(dot)com>
Cc: Andrew Dunstan <andrew(at)dunslane(dot)net>,pgsql-patches(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Documentation typos
Date: 2005-10-13 18:10:25
Message-ID: 20051013181025.GA7359@winnie.fuhr.org (view raw or flat)
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On Thu, Oct 13, 2005 at 01:48:11PM -0400, Neil Conway wrote:
> On Thu, 2005-13-10 at 12:17 -0400, Andrew Dunstan wrote:
> > I don't agree that we need to force one spelling of common words when
> > many dictionaries recognise the validity of variant spellings.
> 
> There is obviously no "need" to force the use of one spelling variant or
> another. However, I think it is good style to consistently use either
> American or British English.

To give an idea of the scope of the changes I submitted, here are
counts for the words I changed and their variants:

2 behaviour	195 behavior
1 organisation	  6 organization
1 recognised	 35 recognized
1 recognises	  4 recognizes

That's 5 changes out of 245 total occurrences.

-- 
Michael Fuhr

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