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Re: Introducing thread-safe Tramp

From: Filipp Gunbin
Subject: Re: Introducing thread-safe Tramp
Date: Wed, 08 Aug 2018 22:01:49 +0300
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/27.0.50 (darwin)

On 07/08/2018 16:20 +0200, Michael Albinus wrote:

>> lisp/simple.el:
>> +(defvar universal-async-argument nil
>> +  "Non-nil indicates a command to run asynchronously when called 
>> interactively.
>>                       ^^^^^^^^^^^^
>>                       that a command should?
> Not "should". It is just a hint that a user wishes the next command to
> run asynchronously. This could be prefixed for *every* command; whether
> that command cares about the indication is up to the command itself.
> If you mean just better English - OK. But the first sentence of a
> docstring must fit into one line.

This was more about English, yes.  The original sentence read as the
setting indicated *a command*, while it actually indicates *that a
command run asynchronously*.


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