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Re: [PATCH 1/3] xfsprogs: manpage spelling fixes

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Subject: Re: [PATCH 1/3] xfsprogs: manpage spelling fixes
From: Dave Howorth <dhoworth@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 23 Apr 2013 16:43:58 +0100
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Rich Johnston wrote:
>> diff --git a/man/man8/mkfs.xfs.8 b/man/man8/mkfs.xfs.8
> #rcj serialisation is misspelled, should be serialization.

That depends on where you live, of course. It is derived from a Latin
root, I think, so should have an 's'. At least, where I live.

Do manpages have a policy as regards spelling?

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