On Wed, 01 Aug 2012 14:55:52 -0700
Junio C. Hamano wrote:
> J Smith <dark.pa...@gmail.com> writes:
>> - If set to true, enable '--extended-regexp' option by default.
>> + If set to true, enable '--extended-regexp' option by default. This
>> + option is ignored when the 'grep.patternType' option is set.
> We are not going to make grep.patternType a boolean, so "when ... is
> set" is fine, but if we were to allow grep.patternType to be set to
> "false", the description gives ambiguity to some readers who do.
> Perhaps s/is set/is given/ is safer.
I'm not a native speaker, but to me "is given" implies command line (the
meaning is clear here, it just sounds a bit weird). If it's not just me,
"is used" or "has a value" might be better.
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