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Re: Should we use `symbol' or 'symbol' in Emacs change logs?

From: Paul Eggert
Subject: Re: Should we use `symbol' or 'symbol' in Emacs change logs?
Date: Thu, 29 May 2014 14:48:56 -0700
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On 05/29/2014 01:26 PM, Stefan Monnier wrote:
if someone happens to use 'foo' in a ChangeLog entry, the
world won't fall apart (at least, not immediately).

'foo' is quite common in Emacs ChangeLogs nowadays. For example, in src/ChangeLog's most recent ten entries that use single quotes, seven quote 'like this' and three quote `like this'. We shouldn't insist on the latter style.

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