WineHQ: Some spelling fixes
fgouget at free.fr
Sun Apr 18 19:24:58 CDT 2004
Some spelling fixes for WWN 219
Francois Gouget fgouget at free.fr http://fgouget.free.fr/
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diff -u -r1.2 wn20040416_219.xml
--- a/wwn/wn20040416_219.xml 15 Apr 2004 23:36:17 -0000 1.2
+++ b/wwn/wn20040416_219.xml 18 Apr 2004 19:54:49 -0000
@@ -80,7 +80,7 @@
released WineX 3.3.1</a> this week. The
release notes</a> discuss new additions:</p>
WineX 3.3.1 is primarily a bug fix release. However, it also includes
a number of DirectX 9 related changes to make the present patch level of
EverQuest work, and a major reduction in sound latency.</p>
@@ -152,14 +152,14 @@
loader (ELF interpreter), usually ld-linux.so.2
As Wine is i386 specific, we are not too worried about portability issues,
- but will do our best to keep the system dependencies (syscalls) seperate to
- the rest (ELF loader and printf) part of the program.
+ but will do our best to keep the system dependencies (syscalls) separate from
+ the rest (ELF loader and printf part) of the program.
This program will be invoked as follows:
wld <full path to ELF executable to be loaded> <args...>
- We will try to set up the stack an memory area so that the program that
+ We will try to set up the stack and memory area so that the program that
loads after us (eg. the wine binary) never knows we were here, except that
areas of memory it needs are already magically reserved.
@@ -199,7 +199,7 @@
<p>Mike Hearn commented on the approach,
<quote who="Mike Hearn">
-It seems it's turned from being an normal (albiet static) app which
+It seems it's turned from being a normal (albeit static) app which
reserves the areas needed then boots wine, into a reimplementation of
ld-linux.so? I'm not sure it's a good plan to alter the .interp field -
that has to be absolute and this technique would break binary
@@ -275,7 +275,7 @@
Notice how little we had to fix! To encourage others to port
stuff to Winelib, I'll inline the hacks I did to port AbiWord.
- These we'll need to be cleaned up for integration into the
+ These will need to be cleaned up for integration into the
AbiWord tree, but again, please note how little we had to change.
(I've also attached a screenshot of the resulting Abi Word in action).
@@ -353,7 +353,7 @@
<quote who="Steven Edwards">
I asked Alexandre about a patch to move Wininet to Winsock and he said
it took to much of a performance hit to merge. Is there a way we can
- bench mark it to show how much of a hit Winsock vs Unix sockets is
+ benchmark it to show how much of a hit Winsock vs Unix sockets is
going to give us? He suggested that we find a way to make Wininet use
Unix sockets on Unix and Winsock on Windows.
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