Re: IBM Style Guide online?

Subject: Re: IBM Style Guide online?
From: Peter Neilson <neilson -at- windstream -dot- net>
To: Mike McCallister <mike -dot- mccallister -at- pkware -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 22 Jun 2009 21:58:56 -0400

Amazing! Every link I can find, even one in the German Wikipedia, goes
the the same useless page. We all just took it for granted, I guess. I
never used it, never more than skimmed it, but took it for granted

One reference describes it as being descended directly from the Chicago
Manual of Style. CMOS is always a good tool even if (like the folks at
IBM) you differ with parts of it. Use CMOS as a foundation instead, I
guess, tempered with Microsoft's style manual, and write your own.

Mike McCallister wrote:
> Hi folks,
> At some point or other, IBM made their style guide available at this
> site:
> df
> <$File/IBM_Style.
> pdf>
> Today, this link points to the IBM Design group front page, and a site
> search does not prove fruitful.

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