Re: l10n: Humble patch for typos and update-po request
Guillem Jover <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> 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
> 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 (email@example.com) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>