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Re: Bug#538850: [Fwd: #538850 - cdrom-detect template review]

Justin B Rye wrote:

> Chris is right that "try again to [do X]" is subtly awkward, but his
> suggested alternative "try and [do X] again" has the drawback of
> involving "try and" - an English idiom that styleguides discourage in
> formal writing.


> If at first you don't succeed... we could go with the third option of
> "retry [doing X]".

Perfect. Thanks for the input. :)


     : :'  :     Chris Lamb
     `. `'`      lamby@debian.org

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