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Re: l10n: Humble patch for typos and update-po request

Guillem Jover <guillem@debian.org> writes:

> Hi!

> On Sat, 2010-05-22 at 18:32:36 +0200, Omar Campagne wrote:
>> diff -rupN man/dpkg.1 mannew//dpkg.1

>> -additional options set on the command line, and thru this file descriptor,
>> +additional options set on the command line, and through this file descriptor,

> Small nitpick. Thru is a correct simplified spelling of through. It might
> sound more correct to spell it through though, so I guess the change is
> fine.

> But then I'm not a native speaker...

Thru for through is rare in idiomatic US English.  It looks either archaic
or like an intentional affectation to a native speaker, at least of my
dialect (Western US).

Russ Allbery (rra@debian.org)               <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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