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From: Eric Sunshine <>
To: Andrei Rybak <>
Cc: Git List <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] fix typos which duplicate a word
Date: Wed, 9 Jun 2021 11:28:44 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Wed, Jun 9, 2021 at 6:27 AM Andrei Rybak <> wrote:
> Fix typos in documentation and code comments which repeat various words.
> These typos were found by searching using scripts like this:
> [...]
> Signed-off-by: Andrei Rybak <>
> ---
> diff --git a/t/ b/t/
> @@ -871,7 +871,7 @@ test_expect_failure 'merge of D2 & E4 merges a2s & reports conflict for a/file'
>  # it feels sound to say "B and C do not agree what the final pathname
>  # should be, but we know this content was derived from the common A:a so we
>  # use one path whose name is arbitrary in the virtual merge base X between
> -# D and E" and then further let the rename detection to notice that that
> +# D and E" and then further let the rename detection to notice that
>  # arbitrary path gets renamed between X-D to "newname" and X-E also to
>  # "newname" to resolve it as both sides renaming it to the same new
>  # name. It is akin to what we do at the content level, i.e. "B and C do not

All the other fixes for duplicate words look "obviously correct", but
in this case, the duplicate "that that" is likely intentional and
grammatically sensible, so perhaps drop this hunk from the patch?

  reply	other threads:[~2021-06-09 15:29 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-06-09 10:26 Andrei Rybak
2021-06-09 15:28 ` Eric Sunshine [this message]
2021-06-09 17:31 ` Felipe Contreras
2021-06-10  7:24 ` [PATCH v2] *: " Andrei Rybak
2021-06-10 14:46   ` Felipe Contreras
2021-06-10 23:59   ` Junio C Hamano
2021-06-11  9:31     ` Andrei Rybak
2021-06-11 11:18 ` [PATCH v3] " Andrei Rybak
2021-06-14  1:11   ` Junio C Hamano

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