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>The appendix system you describe is laughable and will be considered
>amateurish by your readers.
You're forgetting an important point in writing for an audience - it's
the numbering system that they're used to. And normally
readers/customers don't like big changes, even if they do make more
sense in the long run. It's great if you're creating new documentation
to use a style manual as your guide, but when it comes to style for
existing documents, ya gotta go with what is already there and what
Thanks for all the suggestions off-list of simply using the words
"Glossary" and "Index" rather than the letters, seems like a change that
should be accepted without much fuss by the readers. And duh to me for
not thinking of it myself!
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