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Re: Can you please check the english in my package?


On Sun, Sep 28, 2003 at 09:35:57PM -0400, Aaron M. Ucko wrote:
> Nicolas Boullis <nboullis@debian.org> writes:
> > Sorry for insisting, I'd really like this template to be checked, so I 
> > can try to have it translated.
> Your English is generally pretty reasonable,

Thanks ;-)

> so I don't have much to
> suggest, aside from changing "microcode" (which I classify as a mass
> noun) to "microcode image."

Sounds good, I will change that.

> >  breakage. If you don't know if you're already using this major
> >  number, you're probably not.
> You can see which major numbers your system is using by running the
> command "less /proc/devices."
> (This will miss other modules you sometimes use but don't currently
> have loaded, though.  Another possibility is grepping the output of
> "ls -R /dev", but that has the same problem if you're using devfs.)

Is this something you suggest I should add as is? I think it might sound 
quite confusing for end users (and probably won't help because most ppl 
don't use such experimental major numbers).

> Apologies for not taking a look at your templates until now.

Don't. You're a volunteer, you don't owe me anything.

Thanks for your review,


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