From: Junio C Hamano <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: "Mark Rushakoff via GitGitGadget" <email@example.com> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/1] Fix two documentation typos Date: Sat, 03 Aug 2019 07:48:20 -0700 [thread overview] Message-ID: <email@example.com> (raw) In-Reply-To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> (Mark Rushakoff via GitGitGadget's message of "Fri, 02 Aug 2019 22:33:50 -0700 (PDT)") "Mark Rushakoff via GitGitGadget" <email@example.com> writes: > I noticed a couple typos while reading through some manpages. > > First was "...if it is does not..." which just contained an extraneous "is". Thanks. > Then I noticed a "can not" and updated that and other occurrences in > Documentation to cannot. The glossary sentence with "can not" was > "Consequently, an object can not be changed." To me, that reads like "it is Hmph, I am not a native speaker, but I have to say that this is the first time I heard that "I can not drive" to mean "I have a choice of not driving (even though I am capable of driving)".
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2019-08-03 14:48 UTC|newest] Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 2019-08-03 5:33 Mark Rushakoff via GitGitGadget 2019-08-03 5:33 ` [PATCH 1/1] doc: typo: s/can not/cannot/ and s/is does/does/ Mark Rushakoff via GitGitGadget 2019-08-03 14:48 ` Junio C Hamano [this message] 2019-08-03 23:59 ` [PATCH 0/1] Fix two documentation typos Jeff King 2019-08-05 17:04 ` Junio C Hamano
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