Re: Style guides

Subject: Re: Style guides
From: Janice Gelb <janiceg -at- marvin -dot- eng -dot- sun -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 13 Feb 2002 10:01:37 -0800 (PST)

In article DAV62bOVnOwNo9YqEAU0001eebb -at- hotmail -dot- com, edskau -at- hotmail -dot- com ("Edwin Skau") writes:
>The Microsoft Manual of Style works for Windows-based applications. Is there
>a similar style guide for Unix-based applications?

_Read Me First: A Style Guide for the Computer Industry_
is from Sun Technical Publications. Unlike the MS style guide,
it tries to be platform independent but all of the guidelines
certainly work in a UNIX environment. You may also want to
look for specific terminology for your environment (such as
CDE, Motif, and so on).

Janice Gelb | The only connection Sun has with
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