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> Granted, Sun's style guide may differ from that of M$ or Apple, just as
> *Chicago Manual of Style* and the AP style guide are sometimes at odds.
> point is to write to a known standard, rather than letting personal
> preference dictate.
Excellent point. Once someone's personal preference has dictated a standard to follow, just follow it. :-)
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