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We are creating a document that includes error messages, the
situation that led to the message and available solutions.
In many cases the error message is generated from a single
parametised phrase, such as "Expected (0) values but only
(1) were provided". This could manifest itself to the user
as "Expected 3 values but only 2 were provided" or
Does anyone have experience or suggestions as to how this
should be documented? e.g., insert typical values with
notes explaining possible variations, keep the the
parameter entry points (probably not a good idea) or
thanks a lot.
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The package said "Install Windows NT or better" so I
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