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From: "Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)" <>
To: Jonny Grant <>, linux-man <>
Subject: Re: core(5)
Date: Mon, 8 Jun 2020 18:06:22 +0200
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Hell Jonny

On 6/6/20 3:18 PM, Jonny Grant wrote:
> Hello
> Some feedback on this page
> 1) "disk file" sounds rather old fashioned, usually would just say
> "file", on this page, removing the word "disk"
> "The default action of certain signals is to cause a process to 
> terminate and produce a /core dump file/, a disk file containing an"
> 2) We wouldn't regularly say "nonwritable" in English, "not
> writeable" is better English
I did some rewording for both of these.



Michael Kerrisk
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Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-06-06 13:18 core(5) Jonny Grant
2020-06-06 14:50 ` core(5) Jakub Wilk
2020-06-06 15:45   ` core(5) Jonny Grant
2020-06-06 18:32     ` core(5) Jakub Wilk
2020-06-06 19:39       ` core(5) Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
2020-06-06 21:16         ` core(5) Jonny Grant
2020-06-08 16:18           ` core(5) Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
2020-06-08 16:06 ` Michael Kerrisk (man-pages) [this message]

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