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  • Jeez, at least tell us what was done. I'm on the edge of my seat.
    • Lots of turning things like
      or if $x holds a three-character string like "foo".
      or if $x holds a three-character string like "foo."

      I had to spend forever making them put every single one back the way it was before they "fixed it".

      • by rjbs (4671) on 2004.05.19 21:38 (#30961) Homepage Journal
        I don't know /why/, but I remain surprised every time I hear of a technical publishing house with copyreaders who don't understand the technical requirements for good technical books and stylistic requirements for great technical books...
        • I think someone must have cousins who are English majors who can't write, but who want to stop working at the combined CD and stationery store.

          I want to put them out of my misery.