[MPlayer-DOCS] r23913 - trunk/DOCS/man/en/mplayer.1
inverseparadox at comcast.net
Sun Jul 29 23:29:23 CEST 2007
> Author: diego
> Date: Sun Jul 29 16:35:25 2007
> New Revision: 23913
> punctuation, new sentences on new lines
> Modified: trunk/DOCS/man/en/mplayer.1
> --- trunk/DOCS/man/en/mplayer.1 (original)
> +++ trunk/DOCS/man/en/mplayer.1 Sun Jul 29 16:35:25 2007
> @@ -399,7 +399,7 @@ Change channel list.
> (The following keys are only valid if you compiled with dvdnav
> -support: they are used to navigate the menus)
> +support: They are used to navigate the menus.)
Strictly speaking, the colon here should be a semicolon, and the "They"
lowercase. According to my understanding, a colon is used (pretty much
exclusively) either preceding an example or preceding a list of items,
and this is neither.
(It's somewhat possible that my understanding might be wrong. The colon
is one of the pieces of standard punctuation which I have had the most
Warning: Simply because I argue an issue does not mean I agree with any
side of it.
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