[erlang-patches] [PATCH] Correct typos in erlang.xml

Mikael Pettersson <>
Tue Sep 7 00:45:10 CEST 2010


Tuncer Ayaz writes:
 > semanticts -> semantics
 > where -> were
 > ddl -> dll
 > ---
 >  erts/doc/src/erlang.xml |    6 +++---
 >  1 files changed, 3 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)
 > 
 > diff --git a/erts/doc/src/erlang.xml b/erts/doc/src/erlang.xml
 > index ce7fde0..e5a85a8 100644
 > --- a/erts/doc/src/erlang.xml
 > +++ b/erts/doc/src/erlang.xml
 > @@ -2035,9 +2035,9 @@ os_prompt%</pre>
 >        </type>
 >        <desc>
 >          <note>
 > -          <p>In releases older than OTP R14B, NIF's where an
 > +          <p>In releases older than OTP R14B, NIF's were an
 >            experimental feature. Versions of OTP older than R14B might
 > -          have different and possibly incompatible NIF semanticts and
 > +          have different and possibly incompatible NIF semantics and
 >            interfaces. For example, in R13B03 the return value on
 >            failure was
 >            <c>{error,Reason,Text}</c>.</p>

Unfixed typo: the plural form of NIF is "NIFs" not "NIF's".

 > @@ -2045,7 +2045,7 @@ os_prompt%</pre>
 >          <p>Loads and links a dynamic library containing native
 >          implemented functions (NIFs) for a module. <c>Path</c> is a
 >          file path to the sharable object/dynamic library file minus
 > -        the OS-dependant file extension (.so for Unix and .ddl for
 > +        the OS-dependant file extension (.so for Unix and .dll for
 >          Windows). See <seealso marker="erl_nif">erl_nif</seealso>
 >          on how to implement a NIF library.</p>
 >          <p><c>LoadInfo</c> can be any term. It will be passed on to
 > 
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