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Message string vs Coding Standards

From: John Darrington
Subject: Message string vs Coding Standards
Date: Wed, 1 Dec 2010 16:53:06 +0000
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This line in lib/siglist.h:

  init_sig (SIGILL, "ILL", N_("Illegal instruction"))

contradicts the GNU Coding Standards which says:

  `Please do not use the term "illegal" to refer to erroneous input to a
   computer program. Please use "invalid" for this, and reserve the term
   "illegal" for activities prohibited by law.'


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