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Re: [PATCH] standards: rewrite section on quoting

From: Paul Eggert
Subject: Re: [PATCH] standards: rewrite section on quoting
Date: Fri, 23 Dec 2011 15:18:11 -0800
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On 12/23/11 04:09, Bruno Haible wrote:
> Personally I use single-quoting (apostrophes) when quoting identifiers

That sounds reasonable, and is less intrusive than
that what I proposed.  As I understand it, the idea is to
use "X" when X should be translated, and 'X' when X should
not be translated.

I'll send a gnulib patch along these lines to bug-gnulib.
And attached is a slightly-updated proposal for standards.texi,
which uses single-quotes in the example though it also allows

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