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Subject:Re: Letting Off Steam From:Elisabeth Zakes <ezakes -at- PLANVIEW -dot- COM> Date:Fri, 11 Jun 1999 07:08:07 -0500
On Thursday, June 10, 1999 3:30 PM, Melonie Holliman
[SMTP:melonie -dot- holliman -at- TXEXMTA4 -dot- AMD -dot- COM] wrote:
> I have to let this out to someone and the others in my department are all
> I have just discovered one of the really bad things about letting the SMEs
> the source files to review. I spent a day fixing all the little things in
> (you know: spaces before MHz and kbit) which our style guide dictates. I
> wondering how I missed so many of them the first time around (it was the
> I've gotten it back after the 3rd review and I have discovered that one of
> spent a chunk of their precious time TAKING ALL OF MY LITTLE EDITS OUT!!
> ARRRRGGGHHHHHH!!!!! <sigh> ARRRGGHHHH!!!! Deep breath. That's better.
> Thanks for letting me blow-up about that one.
> Melonie R. Holliman
That's why I distribute one hard copy. I leave lots of margin space for them
to write in, and they don't get obsessive about style details. And they
can't change it!