Re: remark about "See" index entries

Subject: Re: remark about "See" index entries
From: "Sandy Harris" <sandyinchina -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: TECHWR-L <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Sun, 24 Feb 2008 08:28:24 +0800

Karen Mulholland <kemulholland -at- yahoo -dot- com> wrote:

> Replying to Peter Nielsen's comment about "See" index
> entries not usually being helpful...
> Peter, the example you gave (I think it was "Baked
> beans: see Beans, baked") was a fine example of a
> pointless cross-reference - which is high on my list
> of what not to do in an index or anywhere else.

Some of my favorite index entries, From Stan Kelly-Bootle's
"Computer Contradictionary":

Loop, endless: see Endless loop

Endless loop: see Loop, endless

Sandy Harris,
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