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Bug 774083 - spelling mistakes in glib: charater
spelling mistakes in glib: charater
Product: glib
Classification: Platform
Component: general
Other Linux
: Normal normal
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Assigned To: gtkdev
Depends on:
Reported: 2016-11-07 23:46 UTC by Michael Biebl
Modified: 2017-10-06 11:50 UTC
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GNOME target: ---
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spelling mistakes in glib corrected (3.64 KB, patch)
2016-11-10 17:37 UTC, Vinay
committed Details | Review

Description Michael Biebl 2016-11-07 23:46:17 UTC

There are several misspellings of the word "character" in the glib library.
Here's the output from trivial fgrep -r charater :

docs/reference/glib/html/glib-Perl-compatible-regular-expressions.html:<p>A dot metacharater (".") in the pattern matches all
docs/reference/glib/html/glib-Perl-compatible-regular-expressions.html:    metacharater.</p>
docs/reference/glib/html/glib-Perl-compatible-regular-expressions.html:    metacharater.</p>
glib/giochannel.c:      g_warning ("Partial charater written before writing unichar.\n");
glib/gvariant.c: * If @limit is non-%NULL then @limit (and any charater after it) will
glib/gregex.h: * @G_REGEX_DOTALL: A dot metacharater (".") in the pattern matches all
glib/gregex.h: *     metacharater.
glib/gregex.h: *     metacharater.
glib/pcre/pcre_compile.c:      /* Handle the case of a single charater - either with no UTF support, or
Comment 1 Vinay 2016-11-08 13:50:54 UTC
Is this taken or can I do this?
Comment 2 Matthias Clasen 2016-11-10 15:55:15 UTC
a patch would be welcome
Comment 3 Vinay 2016-11-10 17:37:27 UTC
Created attachment 339533 [details] [review]
spelling mistakes in glib corrected
Comment 4 Philip Withnall 2017-10-06 11:49:56 UTC
Pushed with a tweaked commit message. Thanks.