RE: "install" as a noun?

Subject: RE: "install" as a noun?
From: "Tommy Green" <tom -dot- green -at- iwon -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Sun, 29 Apr 2001 20:38:42 -0500

In writing for the computer industry, I come across that a lot. It actually
borders on jargon but I have seen it accepted for publication in some Service
Manuals and Service-oriented papers. I haven't seen it in regular manuals
sent to the general audience, not to say it is not there.

-- Original Message --

>Hey gang --
>Has anyone run across any tech documents written by
>engineers using "install" as a noun? I checked
>Websters but the word is strictly a verb. I'm
>wondering if in certain tech circles it is acceptable
>to bend the rules to use the word as a noun.


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