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

Mikael Pettersson <>
Tue Sep 7 01:59:08 CEST 2010


Tuncer Ayaz writes:
 > >  > @@ -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
 > 
 > Is it OS-dependant, OS-dependent or both?

dependEnt

 > I think both are correct.

Both are valid words, but with different meanings.  In computing,
it's always the "dependEnt" form that gets used.


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