RE: Grammer question

Subject: RE: Grammer question
From: "Leonard C. Porrello" <Leonard -dot- Porrello -at- SoleraTec -dot- com>
To: "Kerstin Peterson" <kerstin -dot- peterson -at- gmail -dot- com>, <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 28 Aug 2008 11:37:26 -0700

Thanks, but the reformulation totally misses the idea. I chose the
indicative mood on purpose. I am not writing a procedure, so I don't
think the imperative mood is best.



From: Kerstin Peterson [mailto:kerstin -dot- peterson -at- gmail -dot- com]
Sent: Thursday, August 28, 2008 11:28 AM
To: Leonard C. Porrello; techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Subject: Re: Grammer question

Run ingest jobs from any network-compliant computer.

On Thu, Aug 28, 2008 at 2:27 PM, Leonard C. Porrello
<Leonard -dot- Porrello -at- soleratec -dot- com> wrote:

I can't decide which of the following two expressions is preferable:

A. You can run ingest jobs from any computer that meets requirements in
your network.


B. You can run ingest jobs from any computer in your network that meets

The requirements mentioned pertain to the computer, not the network.

I am leaning toward B, but I am not sure why. Thoughts?

Thanks in advance!



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