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Re: lintian: spelling

On Fri, Oct 21, 2016 at 01:36:41AM +0100, Jerome BENOIT wrote:
> For the curious. In the source, there is the sentence:
> 	:param int max_no_dec: number of rounds we allow to be stuck
> and lintian complains as follows:
> 	allow to allow one to
> I am not a native English speaker, but I guess that the suggested substitution is not valid.
> But on the other hand, I have no idea on how to reshape the sentence.

I'm a native English speaker, but I can't answer without more
information about what the function does (what is being stuck?).

Anyway, the proper list for this is debian-l10n-english@lists.debian.org

Sean Whitton

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