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Re: `:' vs `.' in doc files

From: Werner LEMBERG
Subject: Re: `:' vs `.' in doc files
Date: Mon, 08 Jan 2007 06:45:48 +0100 (CET)

> > you've changed a lot of `.' at the end of paragraphs into `:' if
> > the text is followed by an example.  I think this is wrong.  IIRC,
> > it is better style in English to close with a full stop.
> Sorry, I don't know good English style, I'd better changed nothing.

Similar to you I'm no expert in English style, but I remember that
I've done the same as you (this is, replacing full stops with colons)
and others told me that it's better to not do this.


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