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To: Ulrich Mueller <ulm@g.o>
From: Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@...>
Subject: Re: make.defaults: line wrapping in quoted strings
Date: Sat, 24 Apr 2010 22:14:51 +0100
On Sat, 24 Apr 2010 23:12:06 +0200
Ulrich Mueller <ulm@g.o> wrote:
> >>>>> On Sat, 24 Apr 2010, Ciaran McCreesh wrote:
> >> + A quoted string may be continued over multiple physical
> >> lines by a simple newline or a backslash-escaped newline.
> 
> > That needs an 'either'.
> 
> Hm, which variant is better:
> "either by a ... or by a" or "by either a ... or a"?

The latter. I'd use the former if the subclauses were longer.

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Ciaran McCreesh
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