Re: worsrt documentation

Subject: Re: worsrt documentation
From: David Blyth <dblyth -at- QUALCOMM -dot- COM>
Date: Fri, 12 Jul 1996 14:11:46 -0700

>Why is this a problem? Leaving 2 spaces after a period at the end of a
>sentence seems to be a sensible way of improving readability. Or is this
>an old typist's habit that the computer age has solved somehow?

It's an old typist habit that the computer age has _not_ solved. I still
use 2 spaces after a period in VI (on UNIX machines) because there's a
simple search pattern for dot, space, space.

BTW, that's "worst documentation", not "worsrt".

(So _that's_ where the `r' in "poofreading" disappeared to....)

David (The Unbiased) Blyth
Technical Writer & Web Site Designer

The usual disclaimers apply - QUALCOMM isn't that crazy.

Blodo Poa Maximus

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