RE: reinvite or re-invite?

Subject: RE: reinvite or re-invite?
From: "Combs, Richard" <richard -dot- combs -at- Polycom -dot- com>
To: "Yves Barbion" <yves -dot- barbion -at- gmail -dot- com>, <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 15 Oct 2009 08:37:52 -0600

Yves Barbion wrote:

> Which is correct: to reinvite or to re-invite?

According to dictionary.com and Merriam-Webster (m-w.com), neither. :-)

Google found about 39,000 matches for "reinvite" (in quotes; otherwise
it finds all the variants), but 107,000 for "re-invite" (in quotes).
Most of the top matches are about the INVITE message in SIP signaling;
subsequent INVITE messages (to keep a session alive) are generally
referred to as "re-INVITEs." Definitely jargon.


Richard G. Combs
Senior Technical Writer
Polycom, Inc.
richardDOTcombs AT polycomDOTcom
303-223-5111
------
rgcombs AT gmailDOTcom
303-777-0436
------







^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

Free Software Documentation Project Web Cast: Covers developing Table of
Contents, Context IDs, and Index, as well as Doc-To-Help
2009 tips, tricks, and best practices.
http://www.doctohelp.com/SuperPages/Webcasts/

Help & Manual 5: The complete help authoring tool for individual
authors and teams. Professional power, intuitive interface. Write
once, publish to 8 formats. Multi-user authoring and version control! http://www.helpandmanual.com/

---
You are currently subscribed to TECHWR-L as archive -at- web -dot- techwr-l -dot- com -dot-

To unsubscribe send a blank email to
techwr-l-unsubscribe -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
or visit http://lists.techwr-l.com/mailman/options/techwr-l/archive%40web.techwr-l.com


To subscribe, send a blank email to techwr-l-join -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com

Send administrative questions to admin -at- techwr-l -dot- com -dot- Visit
http://www.techwr-l.com/ for more resources and info.

Please move off-topic discussions to the Chat list, at:
http://lists.techwr-l.com/mailman/listinfo/techwr-l-chat


References:
reinvite or re-invite?: From: Yves Barbion

Previous by Author: RE: Dlocumentation set for on-demand software
Next by Author: RE: Dlocumentation set for on-demand software
Previous by Thread: Re: reinvite or re-invite?
Next by Thread: Re: reinvite or re-invite?


What this post helpful? Share it with friends and colleagues:

Sponsored Ads


Sponsored Ads