[erlang-patches] [PATCH] Correct typos in erlang.xml
Tue Sep 7 03:00:03 CEST 2010
On Tue, Sep 7, 2010 at 1:59 AM, Mikael Pettersson wrote:
> 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?
> > I think both are correct.
> Both are valid words, but with different meanings. In computing,
> it's always the "dependEnt" form that gets used.
Thanks, I agree and now know why it looked odd to me.
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