[GRASS-dev] Re: [GRASS-SVN] r30420 - grass/trunk/scripts/v.db.renamecol

Martin Landa landa.martin at gmail.com
Mon Mar 3 07:47:06 EST 2008


2008/3/3, Markus Neteler <neteler at osgeo.org>:
>  >  > IIUC the message standardization has been to not end single sentence
>  >  > warnings and errors with a ".", only to do that with module
>  >  > descriptions. (I don't know if I agree with that all the time, but a
>  >  > lot of effort has gone in to making it that way)
>  >
>  >  A sentence without a period? Strange and not grammatical. What would be
>  >  the rationalle?
> >  [1]http://grass.gdf-hannover.de/wiki/Development_Specs#Standard_messages_sandbox
> The key point is not not break again all translations.

In the last decade most of single sentences w/e were changed to be
without '.' at the end of the sentence so I would prefer not to break
this 'rule'. Anyway it should be documented somewhere (SUBMITTING*)


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