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Word usage

From: David Kastrup
Subject: Word usage
Date: Sun, 28 Nov 2010 10:43:40 +0100
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/24.0.50 (gnu/linux)

In color.el, the doc strings frequently say something like

"must be between [0,1]."

That is bad English.  Either you write "must be between 0 and 1
inclusively." (which is less techno-babble), or you write "must be in
[0,1]".  But a value can't be "between" an interval.  That is

David Kastrup

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