Re: Upload versus download

Subject: Re: Upload versus download
From: Robert Lauriston <robert -at- lauriston -dot- com>
To: TECHWR-L Writing <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 27 Jan 2015 08:40:59 -0800

The way people use docs, you need to find some elegant way to make
every occurrence self-explanatory. You don't want to repeat "the
following means the opposite of what it says" over and over.

On Tue, Jan 27, 2015 at 8:02 AM, Peter Neilson <neilson -at- windstream -dot- net> wrote:
> I have found, particularly when working with "company" standards, that it's
> helpful to spell out the difficulties clearly in cases like this. Perhaps
> the local convention is counter to established practise or it's opposite of
> intuitive sense. Just say so! "Contrary to the what might be expected, the
> term upload means '_...yyy..._' and download means '_...xxx..._' ."
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References:
Upload versus download: From: Chris Morton
Re: Upload versus download: From: Robert Lauriston
Re: Upload versus download: From: Peter Neilson

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