[WINEHQ] Assorted spelling fixes
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Sun Feb 12 13:03:32 CST 2006
Francois Gouget <fgouget at free.fr>
Assorted spelling and typos fixes.
Francois Gouget <fgouget at free.fr> http://fgouget.free.fr/
Linux, WinNT, MS-DOS - also known as the Good, the Bad and the Ugly.
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@@ -277,7 +277,7 @@ user interface should be.</quote></p>
- title="Registering DLL's"
+ title="Registering DLLs"
subject="Delete Dll(Un)RegisterServer in d3dxof.dll?"
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@@ -97,10 +97,10 @@ the development mailing list.
A huge project that began around the same time as address separation
-was DLL separation. Wine's original DLL's weren't separated along the
-same lines as Windows. Wine's DLL's should only call exported functions
-of other DLL's. In other words, it should be possible to rip out one
-of Wine's builtin DLL's and drop in a native Windows one without any
+was DLL separation. Wine's original DLLs weren't separated along the
+same lines as Windows. Wine's DLLs should only call exported functions
+of other DLLs. In other words, it should be possible to rip out one
+of Wine's builtin DLLs and drop in a native Windows one without any
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@@ -133,7 +133,7 @@ on LinuxElectrons:</p>
"Businesses tell us they want to switch to the desktop Linux operating
system to reduce total cost of ownership or improve security, but it's the
-thought of losing one or two software applications like Quickbooks or
+thought of losing one or two software applications like QuickBooks or
Microsoft Project that holds them back," said Kevin Carmony, CEO of Linspire,
Inc. "CrossOver Office is genius because it removes that hesitation from the
equation. Yes, you can still use Quicken or Microsoft software on your
@@ -329,8 +329,8 @@ Michael Stefaniuc came up with a new, li
winedump has a VC++ symbol demangling function but that is bitrotting as
it is a copy of the msvcrt.__unDname . As i wanted to use the newer
- msvcrt.__unDname funtion i have written a quick and dirty program that
- is basicaly only a wrapper around UnDecorateSymbolName(). Most importent
+ msvcrt.__unDname function i have written a quick and dirty program that
+ is basically only a wrapper around UnDecorateSymbolName(). Most important
feature is that it runs on the command line.
I'm not expecting it to go into Wine but others might find it useful.
After applying the patch configure needs to be regenerated.
@@ -355,7 +355,7 @@ instead of duplicating code?</quote></p>
<quote who="Eric Pouech"><p>
-<li> because we don't want winedump to be winelib app</li>
+<li> because we don't want winedump to be a winelib app</li>
<li> because winedump does a bit more than just demangling (like adding pmt
names) which requires an extra level of intelligence that doesn't exist
@@ -402,7 +402,7 @@ WTL on Windows gives me:
The goal is to combine WTL/ATL (no COM) with Winelib
to create a Linux-application with the same look and
-feel and roughly the same qualities: no DLL's,
+feel and roughly the same qualities: no DLLs,
shared libraries, C++ ABI hassles, etc.
Just one binary linked to libc.
@@ -570,7 +570,7 @@ Winelib (if that's decided to be a suppo
in some natural order.
The overall initialization function should be
configurable so that programs that need only
- a few DLL's (user, gdi, crtdll, kernel, ntdll)
+ a few DLLs (user, gdi, crtdll, kernel, ntdll)
don't need to link everything</li>
<li> Infrastructure to allow faking registry calls
@@ -584,7 +584,7 @@ Winelib (if that's decided to be a suppo
What I specifically don't need/want through Winelib:
<li> filesystem access</li>
-<li> loading of external DLL's or other libraries</li>
+<li> loading of external DLLs or other libraries</li>
<li> C++ runtime library support</li></ul></p><p>
Also, if anyone is interested in hosting patches to ATL/WTL
@@ -611,10 +611,10 @@ just update the one dynamic library that
If the startup speed isn't good enough for you, you can use oprofile (or
some other profiling framework) to work out which functions are taking
up time. We would welcome any fixes to improve the startup speed.
-Optionally, you could comment out functions do things that you don't need.
+Optionally, you could comment out functions that do things that you don't need.
-<p>Claus explained a bit more about the application and ho he'd like to
+<p>Claus explained a bit more about the application and how he'd like to
<quote who="Claus Fischer"><p>
@@ -631,18 +631,18 @@ Mountain Rescue Service, has roughly 100
When the first phase was finished, the program would still
run under Windows 98 SE upwards. It now depends on the
On any reasonable PC with internet access (it's a networked
@@ -663,7 +663,7 @@ For this reason, having WTL+Winelib for
been just too nice to think of :-)</p></quote>
<p>That prompted Dmitry Timoshkov to point out the underlying facilities
-to support those DLL's were non-trivial,
+to support those DLLs were non-trivial,
<quote who="Dmitry Timoshkov">
You seem to underestimate what the dependencies above mean for the
running Windows system. You depend on the <i>whole</i> kernel + GUI
@@ -697,7 +697,7 @@ Your <i>actual</i> goal is described her
dependency hell. A noble goal indeed, but the right way to do this is to
investigate things like autopackage, ELF statifier, and so on. And also to
accept that a program with no dependencies is perhaps not so useful after
-all. For instance, you can probably find GTK+ 2.2 or higher on everybodies
+all. For instance, you can probably find GTK+ 2.2 or higher on everybody's
system these days.</p></quote>
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