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Re: [PATCH] Fix typos: prefer US spelling

From: Bruno Haible
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Fix typos: prefer US spelling
Date: Fri, 05 Aug 2022 12:15:43 +0200

Stefan Kangas wrote:
> The attached patch fixes some minor typos, to prefer US spelling to
> British.  We have that policy in Emacs, so it would be useful if the
> files we merge from you follow that convention too.

The patch you sent is for texinfo.tex; the upstream location for it
is the texinfo package. You need to write to bug-texinfo instead.

> There are many more places where US spelling is not preferred in gnulib;
> I did not change all of them.

For the code and doc that originates in Gnulib, the author decides on
the wording and on the spelling. So, your patches to force US conventions
on everyone would have been rejected.


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