Re: baud vs. baud rate

Subject: Re: baud vs. baud rate
From: Bill Swallow <techcommdood -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: Joel <eleysium -at- gmail -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 1 Jul 2009 13:28:42 -0400

Looks like "baud rate" is acceptable.

http://www.google.com/search?q=define%3A+baud
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baud

On Wed, Jul 1, 2009 at 11:00 AM, Joel<eleysium -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:
>  A style guide that I have says that 'baud rate' is redundant because baud
> is a rate (similar to ATM machine). And yet, saying something like, "select
> the appropriate baud" just seems odd to read. Any opinions on keeping or
> dropping "rate"?

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