[docs] typos in docs

Zachary Ware zachary.ware+pydocs at gmail.com
Fri Oct 3 17:57:42 CEST 2014


On Thu, Oct 2, 2014 at 10:25 AM, Hinton, Scott (ESEA Space)
<Scott.Hinton at honeywell.com> wrote:
> Hello,
>
> I was reading in the multiprocessing module section today
>
> https://docs.python.org/2/library/multiprocessing.html#all-platforms
>
> and noticed a few minor errors:
>
> “Remember also that non-daemonic processes will be automatically be joined.”
>
> That sentence has the word ‘be’ twice.  The word wrap must have got
> somebody.
>
> Then a few lines later it says:
>
> “A fix here would be to swap the last two lines round (or simply remove the
> p.join() line).”
>
> Though most people probably understand this because ‘round’ is a slang-ish
> way to say ‘around’, we should probably change this to use the proper
> spelling.

Thanks for the report!

These (and the one you reported in another message) have been fixed
and will be live soon.

Regards,
-- 
Zach


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