RE: Do as they say, not as they do

Subject: RE: Do as they say, not as they do
From: Alan Bucher <bucherino -at- yahoo -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 6 Feb 2003 12:11:11 -0800 (PST)

DGoldstein -at- DeusTech -dot- com wrote:
>That having been said, a style guide is not just any piece of
>documentation, and the case in point was not just a simple typo. It
>was a sentence in the style guide that directly contradicted the
>style guide's own rules, and that made me laugh.

Actually, no. It was the implementation of the HTML Help system that
didn't follow a rule in the style guide. The app was just the viewer,
not the style guide itself.

If you were viewing the style guide in a Style Guide app that was
designed and dedicated for just that purpose, then there would be
more room for mirth.

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