[TOS] writing style for textbook

Karsten Wade kwade at redhat.com
Sun Mar 14 19:00:44 UTC 2010


On Sun, Mar 14, 2010 at 02:33:59PM -0400, Greg Wilson wrote:
> > What is our writing style for the textbook going to be?
> > ...I'll edit to
> > whatever the consensus + Greg says, especially Greg. ;-)
> 
> Well, I think we should all write like pirates.  "Arrrr... I'll keel haul 
> the first scurvy dog what breaks the build!"

Ye may think ye jest, matey, but forsooth you have hit upon an irony!

Idioms are another sketchy area -- they are hard to translate and
create a barrier in to a clique.  Anyway, all of that is in the Fedora
and other style guides.

- Karsten
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