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From: Jacob Stopak <>
Cc: Jacob Stopak <>
Subject: [PATCH 2/2] Documentation: clean up various typos in technical docs
Date: Mon, 19 Sep 2022 19:45:57 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

Used GNU "aspell check <filename>" to review various technical
documentation files with the default aspell dictionary. Ignored
false-positives between american and british english.

Signed-off-by: Jacob Stopak <>
 Documentation/technical/api-parse-options.txt   | 2 +-
 Documentation/technical/bundle-uri.txt          | 6 +++---
 Documentation/technical/commit-graph.txt        | 4 ++--
 Documentation/technical/remembering-renames.txt | 2 +-
 4 files changed, 7 insertions(+), 7 deletions(-)

diff --git a/Documentation/technical/api-parse-options.txt b/Documentation/technical/api-parse-options.txt
index c2a5e42914..61fa6ee167 100644
--- a/Documentation/technical/api-parse-options.txt
+++ b/Documentation/technical/api-parse-options.txt
@@ -60,7 +60,7 @@ Subcommands are special in a couple of ways:
 * All arguments following the subcommand are considered to be arguments of
   the subcommand, and, conversely, arguments meant for the subcommand may
-  not preceed the subcommand.
+  not precede the subcommand.
 Therefore, if the options array contains at least one subcommand and
 `parse_options()` encounters the first dashless argument, it will either:
diff --git a/Documentation/technical/bundle-uri.txt b/Documentation/technical/bundle-uri.txt
index c25c42378a..8939655fc0 100644
--- a/Documentation/technical/bundle-uri.txt
+++ b/Documentation/technical/bundle-uri.txt
@@ -290,7 +290,7 @@ expect that the process will end when all prerequisite commit OIDs in a
 thin bundle are already in the object database.
 When using the `creationToken` heuristic, the client can avoid downloading
-any bundles if their creation tokenss are not larger than the stored
+any bundles if their creation tokens are not larger than the stored
 creation token. After fetching new bundles, Git updates this local
 creation token.
@@ -319,7 +319,7 @@ Here are a few example error conditions:
   Git's other HTTP protocols in terms of handling specific 400-level
-* The server reports any other failure reponse.
+* The server reports any other failure response.
 * The client receives data that is not parsable as a bundle or bundle list.
@@ -447,7 +447,7 @@ created every hour, and then once a day those "hourly" bundles could be
 merged into a "daily" bundle. The daily bundles are merged into the
 oldest bundle after 30 days.
-It is recommened that this bundle strategy is repeated with the `blob:none`
+It is recommended that this bundle strategy is repeated with the `blob:none`
 filter if clients of this repository are expecting to use blobless partial
 clones. This list of blobless bundles stays in the same list as the full
 bundles, but uses the `bundle.<id>.filter` key to separate the two groups.
diff --git a/Documentation/technical/commit-graph.txt b/Documentation/technical/commit-graph.txt
index f05e7bda1a..90c9760c23 100644
--- a/Documentation/technical/commit-graph.txt
+++ b/Documentation/technical/commit-graph.txt
@@ -40,7 +40,7 @@ Values 1-4 satisfy the requirements of parse_commit_gently().
 There are two definitions of generation number:
 1. Corrected committer dates (generation number v2)
-2. Topological levels (generation nummber v1)
+2. Topological levels (generation number v1)
 Define "corrected committer date" of a commit recursively as follows:
@@ -48,7 +48,7 @@ Define "corrected committer date" of a commit recursively as follows:
     equal to its committer date.
  * A commit with at least one parent has corrected committer date equal to
-    the maximum of its commiter date and one more than the largest corrected
+    the maximum of its committer date and one more than the largest corrected
     committer date among its parents.
  * As a special case, a root commit with timestamp zero has corrected commit
diff --git a/Documentation/technical/remembering-renames.txt b/Documentation/technical/remembering-renames.txt
index af091a7556..1e34d91390 100644
--- a/Documentation/technical/remembering-renames.txt
+++ b/Documentation/technical/remembering-renames.txt
@@ -407,7 +407,7 @@ considered to be "irrelevant".  See for example the following commits:
 		no longer relevant", 2021-03-13)
 Relevance is always determined by what the _other_ side of history has
-done, in terms of modifing a file that our side renamed, or adding a
+done, in terms of modifying a file that our side renamed, or adding a
 file to a directory which our side renamed.  This means that a path
 that is "irrelevant" when picking the first commit of a series in a
 rebase or cherry-pick, may suddenly become "relevant" when picking the

  parent reply	other threads:[~2022-09-20  2:46 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-09-20  2:45 [PATCH 0/2] Fix various typos in regular and technical docs Jacob Stopak
2022-09-20  2:45 ` [PATCH 1/2] Documentation: clean up a few misspelled word typos Jacob Stopak
2022-09-20  2:45 ` Jacob Stopak [this message]
2022-09-20  3:38 ` [PATCH 0/2] Fix various typos in regular and technical docs Eric Sunshine
2022-09-21 19:16   ` Junio C Hamano

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