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Re: Final point in new option of join

From: Eric Blake
Subject: Re: Final point in new option of join
Date: Wed, 10 Feb 2010 06:50:50 -0700
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According to Pádraig Brady on 2/10/2010 6:43 AM:
> On 10/02/10 10:37, Stéphane Raimbault wrote:
>> I don't think the final point of this new option is useful.
>> #: src/join.c:193
>> ...
>> "  --header          treat first line in each file as field header line,
>> \n"
>> "                      print them without trying to pair them.\n"
> Any suggestions? How about:
> treat first line in each file as a field header line,
>   to be printed unconditionally.

I don't think she was complaining about the wording, but about the final
period.  Our coding style recommends that we omit the '.' at the end of
help phrases.

Don't work too hard, make some time for fun as well!

Eric Blake             address@hidden

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