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authorSergey Poznyakoff <gray@gnu.org>2019-06-22 06:49:12 (GMT)
committer Sergey Poznyakoff <gray@gnu.org>2019-06-22 06:49:12 (GMT)
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parent8a92bd208e5cf9f2a9f6b347051bf824b8c0995c (diff)
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Fix typos and wording in some diagnostic messages
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-rw-r--r--libmailutils/server/msrv.c2
-rw-r--r--mail/mailvar.c19
-rw-r--r--mu/libexec/pop.c2
-rw-r--r--mu/libexec/query.c2
4 files changed, 13 insertions, 12 deletions
diff --git a/libmailutils/server/msrv.c b/libmailutils/server/msrv.c
index f382da0..4a892c4 100644
--- a/libmailutils/server/msrv.c
+++ b/libmailutils/server/msrv.c
@@ -919,7 +919,7 @@ static struct mu_cfg_param dot_server_cfg_param[] = {
NULL, mu_offsetof (struct _mu_m_server,mode), _cb_daemon_mode,
N_("Set operation mode."),
/* TRANSLATORS: Words to the right of : are keywords. */
- N_("mode: inetd|interactive|daemom") },
+ N_("mode: inetd|interactive|daemon") },
{ "foreground", mu_c_bool,
NULL, mu_offsetof (struct _mu_m_server, foreground), NULL,
N_("Run in foreground.") },
diff --git a/mail/mailvar.c b/mail/mailvar.c
index e0d43dc..f5f1b6d 100644
--- a/mail/mailvar.c
+++ b/mail/mailvar.c
@@ -159,19 +159,20 @@ struct mailvar_symbol mailvar_tab[] =
N_("ignore keyboard interrupts when composing messages") },
{ { "ignoreeof", },
MAILVAR_TYPEMASK (mailvar_type_boolean),
- N_("typing the EOF character terminates the letter being composed") },
+ N_("ignore EOF character") },
{ { "indentprefix", },
MAILVAR_TYPEMASK (mailvar_type_string),
N_("string used by the ~m escape for indenting quoted messages") },
{ { "inplacealiases", },
MAILVAR_TYPEMASK (mailvar_type_boolean),
N_("expand aliases in the address header field "
- "before entering send mode") },
+ "before starting composing the message") },
/* For compatibility with other mailx implementations.
Never used, always true. */
{ { "keep", },
MAILVAR_TYPEMASK (mailvar_type_boolean) | MAILVAR_RDONLY,
- N_("truncate the user's system mailbox when it is empty") },
+ N_("keep the empty user's system mailbox,"
+ " instead of removing it") },
{ { "keepsave", },
MAILVAR_TYPEMASK (mailvar_type_boolean),
N_("keep saved messages in system mailbox too") },
@@ -203,7 +204,7 @@ struct mailvar_symbol mailvar_tab[] =
N_("keep created files in this folder") },
{ { "page", },
MAILVAR_TYPEMASK (mailvar_type_boolean),
- N_("pipe command terminates each message with a linefeed") },
+ N_("pipe command terminates each message with a formfeed") },
{ { "prompt", },
MAILVAR_TYPEMASK (mailvar_type_string),
N_("command prompt sequence") },
@@ -224,7 +225,7 @@ struct mailvar_symbol mailvar_tab[] =
N_("recursively expand aliases") },
{ { "regex", },
MAILVAR_TYPEMASK (mailvar_type_boolean),
- N_("use regular expressions in message specifications") },
+ N_("use of regular expressions in search message specifications") },
{ { "replyprefix", },
MAILVAR_TYPEMASK (mailvar_type_string),
N_("prefix for the subject line of a reply message") },
@@ -253,13 +254,13 @@ struct mailvar_symbol mailvar_tab[] =
N_("signature for use with the ~a command") },
{ { "Sign", },
MAILVAR_TYPEMASK (mailvar_type_string),
- N_("signature for use with the ~A command") },
+ N_("name of the signature file for use with the ~A command") },
{ { "showenvelope", },
MAILVAR_TYPEMASK (mailvar_type_boolean),
N_("`print' command includes the SMTP envelope in its output") },
{ { "showto", },
MAILVAR_TYPEMASK (mailvar_type_boolean),
- N_("if the message was sent by the user, print its recipient address "
+ N_("if the message was sent by me, print its recipient address "
"in the header summary") },
{ { "toplines", },
MAILVAR_TYPEMASK (mailvar_type_number),
@@ -270,7 +271,7 @@ struct mailvar_symbol mailvar_tab[] =
{ { "varpp", }, MAILVAR_ALIAS },
{ { "variable-strict", },
MAILVAR_TYPEMASK (mailvar_type_boolean),
- N_("perform strict checking when setting options") },
+ N_("perform strict checking when setting variables") },
{ { "varstrict", }, MAILVAR_ALIAS },
{ { "verbose", },
MAILVAR_TYPEMASK (mailvar_type_boolean),
@@ -288,7 +289,7 @@ struct mailvar_symbol mailvar_tab[] =
{ { "onehop", }, MAILVAR_HIDDEN, NULL },
{ { "quiet", }, MAILVAR_TYPEMASK (mailvar_type_boolean) | MAILVAR_HIDDEN,
- N_("suppresses the printing of the version when first invoked") },
+ N_("suppress the printing of the version when first invoked") },
{ { "PID" }, MAILVAR_TYPEMASK (mailvar_type_string) | MAILVAR_RDONLY,
N_("PID of this process") },
diff --git a/mu/libexec/pop.c b/mu/libexec/pop.c
index 850406b..7d7d57b 100644
--- a/mu/libexec/pop.c
+++ b/mu/libexec/pop.c
@@ -559,7 +559,7 @@ struct mutool_command pop_comtab[] = {
N_("send a \"no operation\"") },
{ "pass", 1, 2, 0, com_pass,
N_("[PASSWORD]"),
- N_("send password") },
+ N_("user password") },
{ "connect", 1, 4, 0, com_connect,
/* TRANSLATORS: --tls is a keyword. */
N_("[-tls] HOSTNAME [PORT]"),
diff --git a/mu/libexec/query.c b/mu/libexec/query.c
index 77631ee..7108721 100644
--- a/mu/libexec/query.c
+++ b/mu/libexec/query.c
@@ -40,7 +40,7 @@ static struct mu_option query_options[] = {
N_("set program name for configuration lookup"),
mu_c_string, &progname },
{ "path", 0, NULL, MU_OPTION_DEFAULT,
- N_("display parameters as paths"),
+ N_("display setting names as paths"),
mu_c_bool, &path_option },
{ "verbose", 'v', NULL, MU_OPTION_DEFAULT,
N_("increase output verbosity"),

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