Some more editting -- Preface & Chap 1

Bill Maltby LFS Related lfsbill at wlmcs.com
Fri May 31 05:07:09 PDT 2002


On Fri, 31 May 2002, Gerard Beekmans wrote:

><snip>

> And, just nitpicking:
> 
> -installation tool that can install an LFS system automatically.
> <snip>
> +installation tool that installs a LFS system automatically, thus speeding
> 
> I'm staying with "an LFS" instead of "a LFS". 'an' sounds better to me,
> kind of how you'd write "an hour" instead of "a hour".

It is also the grammatically correct usage. If the noun sounds like it
starts with a vowel, "an" is proper. If it sounds like it starts with a
consonant, "a" is proper.

> Gerard Beekmans
> www.linuxfromscratch.org

Bill Maltby
billm at wlmcs.com

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