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Re: [Qemu-devel] PATCH] ui/cocoa.m: verify with user before quitting QEM

From: Peter Maydell
Subject: Re: [Qemu-devel] PATCH] ui/cocoa.m: verify with user before quitting QEMU
Date: Mon, 21 Sep 2015 03:32:46 +0100

On 20 September 2015 at 17:19, Programmingkid <address@hidden> wrote:
> On Sep 20, 2015, at 8:21 AM, Peter Maydell wrote:
>> On 19 September 2015 at 00:20, Programmingkid <address@hidden> wrote:
>>> This patch prevents the user from accidentally quitting QEMU by pushing
>>> Command-Q or by pushing the close button on the main window. When the user
>>> does
>>> one of these two things, a dialog box appears verifying with the user if he
>>> wants to quit QEMU.
>> "if they want to" -- our users are not exclusively male :-)
> I'm thinking "if he or she wants to" would be more grammatically correct.

Singular 'they' is totally fine and has been for centuries, and it's less
clunky than 'he or she'. But you can use the latter if you prefer it.

-- PMM

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