Re: [PATCH] kernel source spellchecker

Dan Kegel (
Sun, 02 Mar 2003 00:04:09 -0800

Steven Cole wrote:
> trigging=triggerg
> ^^^^^^^^
> This should be "triggering" here (I hope).

Right, thanks. (I had that one right, once, but must have
dropped it on the floor.)

> Hmm, psuedo didn't get caught. Is psuedo code particularly smooth?


OK, is up, with the
following changes:

< decrementor=decrementer
< Licensed=Licenced
> pseudo=psuedo
< trigging=triggerg

 > triggering=triggerg

The above covers errors in three or more source files.

The next logical step was to do the words misspelled in exactly two source files. I did gather a list of them ( ) but I don't have the energy to make a corrections file for those right now. (FWIW, the procedure is: copy to a new file, run aspell and consult original source, then use 'paste' to join input and output of aspell into a two-column file) - Dan

Dan Kegel

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