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authorTobias Klauser <tklauser@nuerscht.ch>2005-09-10 00:26:46 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@g5.osdl.org>2005-09-10 10:06:28 -0700
commitd533f671852cc4e481ea7070aa1a3b6fc75b8e44 (patch)
tree970419f90c377dbcfb4d8726460d62ad8c8fbac4 /Documentation
parent9de75d110c9681d4aaa7fe87b8db99d5562012a2 (diff)
[PATCH] Spelling fixes for Documentation/
The attached patch fixes the following spelling errors in Documentation/ - double "the" - Several misspellings of function/functionality - infomation - memeory - Recieved - wether and possibly others which I forgot ;-) Trailing whitespaces on the same line as the typo are also deleted. Signed-off-by: Tobias Klauser <tklauser@nuerscht.ch> Signed-off-by: Domen Puncer <domen@coderock.org> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@osdl.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'Documentation')
18 files changed, 21 insertions, 21 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/00-INDEX b/Documentation/00-INDEX
index f6de52b01059..433cf5e9ae04 100644
--- a/Documentation/00-INDEX
+++ b/Documentation/00-INDEX
@@ -277,7 +277,7 @@ tty.txt
- info on the Unicode character/font mapping used in Linux.
- - directory with infomation about User Mode Linux.
+ - directory with information about User Mode Linux.
- directory with info regarding the Universal Serial Bus.
diff --git a/Documentation/DMA-API.txt b/Documentation/DMA-API.txt
index 6ee3cd6134df..1af0f2d50220 100644
--- a/Documentation/DMA-API.txt
+++ b/Documentation/DMA-API.txt
@@ -121,7 +121,7 @@ pool's device.
dma_addr_t addr);
This puts memory back into the pool. The pool is what was passed to
-the the pool allocation routine; the cpu and dma addresses are what
+the pool allocation routine; the cpu and dma addresses are what
were returned when that routine allocated the memory being freed.
diff --git a/Documentation/DocBook/journal-api.tmpl b/Documentation/DocBook/journal-api.tmpl
index 1ef6f43c6d8f..341aaa4ce481 100644
--- a/Documentation/DocBook/journal-api.tmpl
+++ b/Documentation/DocBook/journal-api.tmpl
@@ -116,7 +116,7 @@ filesystem. Almost.
You still need to actually journal your filesystem changes, this
is done by wrapping them into transactions. Additionally you
-also need to wrap the modification of each of the the buffers
+also need to wrap the modification of each of the buffers
with calls to the journal layer, so it knows what the modifications
you are actually making are. To do this use journal_start() which
returns a transaction handle.
@@ -128,7 +128,7 @@ and its counterpart journal_stop(), which indicates the end of a transaction
are nestable calls, so you can reenter a transaction if necessary,
but remember you must call journal_stop() the same number of times as
journal_start() before the transaction is completed (or more accurately
-leaves the the update phase). Ext3/VFS makes use of this feature to simplify
+leaves the update phase). Ext3/VFS makes use of this feature to simplify
quota support.
diff --git a/Documentation/DocBook/usb.tmpl b/Documentation/DocBook/usb.tmpl
index f3ef0bf435e9..705c442c7bf4 100644
--- a/Documentation/DocBook/usb.tmpl
+++ b/Documentation/DocBook/usb.tmpl
@@ -841,7 +841,7 @@ usbdev_ioctl (int fd, int ifno, unsigned request, void *param)
File modification time is not updated by this request.
Those struct members are from some interface descriptor
- applying to the the current configuration.
+ applying to the current configuration.
The interface number is the bInterfaceNumber value, and
the altsetting number is the bAlternateSetting value.
(This resets each endpoint in the interface.)
diff --git a/Documentation/MSI-HOWTO.txt b/Documentation/MSI-HOWTO.txt
index d5032eb480aa..63edc5f847c4 100644
--- a/Documentation/MSI-HOWTO.txt
+++ b/Documentation/MSI-HOWTO.txt
@@ -430,7 +430,7 @@ which may result in system hang. The software driver of specific
MSI-capable hardware is responsible for whether calling
pci_enable_msi or not. A return of zero indicates the kernel
successfully initializes the MSI/MSI-X capability structure of the
-device funtion. The device function is now running on MSI/MSI-X mode.
+device function. The device function is now running on MSI/MSI-X mode.
5.6 How to tell whether MSI/MSI-X is enabled on device function
diff --git a/Documentation/cpu-freq/cpufreq-stats.txt b/Documentation/cpu-freq/cpufreq-stats.txt
index e2d1e760b4ba..6a82948ff4bd 100644
--- a/Documentation/cpu-freq/cpufreq-stats.txt
+++ b/Documentation/cpu-freq/cpufreq-stats.txt
@@ -36,7 +36,7 @@ cpufreq stats provides following statistics (explained in detail below).
All the statistics will be from the time the stats driver has been inserted
to the time when a read of a particular statistic is done. Obviously, stats
-driver will not have any information about the the frequcny transitions before
+driver will not have any information about the frequency transitions before
the stats driver insertion.
diff --git a/Documentation/cpusets.txt b/Documentation/cpusets.txt
index 47f4114fbf54..d17b7d2dd771 100644
--- a/Documentation/cpusets.txt
+++ b/Documentation/cpusets.txt
@@ -277,7 +277,7 @@ rewritten to the 'tasks' file of its cpuset. This is done to avoid
impacting the scheduler code in the kernel with a check for changes
in a tasks processor placement.
-There is an exception to the above. If hotplug funtionality is used
+There is an exception to the above. If hotplug functionality is used
to remove all the CPUs that are currently assigned to a cpuset,
then the kernel will automatically update the cpus_allowed of all
tasks attached to CPUs in that cpuset to allow all CPUs. When memory
diff --git a/Documentation/crypto/descore-readme.txt b/Documentation/crypto/descore-readme.txt
index 166474c2ee0b..16e9e6350755 100644
--- a/Documentation/crypto/descore-readme.txt
+++ b/Documentation/crypto/descore-readme.txt
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-Below is the orginal README file from the descore.shar package.
+Below is the original README file from the descore.shar package.
des - fast & portable DES encryption & decryption.
diff --git a/Documentation/ioctl/cdrom.txt b/Documentation/ioctl/cdrom.txt
index 4ccdcc6fe364..8ec32cc49eb1 100644
--- a/Documentation/ioctl/cdrom.txt
+++ b/Documentation/ioctl/cdrom.txt
@@ -878,7 +878,7 @@ DVD_READ_STRUCT Read structure
error returns:
EINVAL physical.layer_num exceeds number of layers
- EIO Recieved invalid response from drive
+ EIO Received invalid response from drive
diff --git a/Documentation/networking/bonding.txt b/Documentation/networking/bonding.txt
index 24d029455baa..a55f0f95b171 100644
--- a/Documentation/networking/bonding.txt
+++ b/Documentation/networking/bonding.txt
@@ -1241,7 +1241,7 @@ traffic while still maintaining carrier on.
If running SNMP agents, the bonding driver should be loaded
before any network drivers participating in a bond. This requirement
-is due to the the interface index (ipAdEntIfIndex) being associated to
+is due to the interface index (ipAdEntIfIndex) being associated to
the first interface found with a given IP address. That is, there is
only one ipAdEntIfIndex for each IP address. For example, if eth0 and
eth1 are slaves of bond0 and the driver for eth0 is loaded before the
@@ -1937,7 +1937,7 @@ switches currently available support 802.3ad.
If not explicitly configured (with ifconfig or ip link), the
MAC address of the bonding device is taken from its first slave
device. This MAC address is then passed to all following slaves and
-remains persistent (even if the the first slave is removed) until the
+remains persistent (even if the first slave is removed) until the
bonding device is brought down or reconfigured.
If you wish to change the MAC address, you can set it with
diff --git a/Documentation/networking/wan-router.txt b/Documentation/networking/wan-router.txt
index aea20cd2a56e..c96897aa08b6 100644
--- a/Documentation/networking/wan-router.txt
+++ b/Documentation/networking/wan-router.txt
@@ -355,7 +355,7 @@ REVISION HISTORY
There is no functional difference between the two packages
2.0.7 Aug 26, 1999 o Merged X25API code into WANPIPE.
- o Fixed a memeory leak for X25API
+ o Fixed a memory leak for X25API
o Updated the X25API code for 2.2.X kernels.
o Improved NEM handling.
@@ -514,7 +514,7 @@ beta2-2.2.0 Jan 8 2001
o Patches for 2.4.0 kernel
o Patches for 2.2.18 kernel
o Minor updates to PPP and CHLDC drivers.
- Note: No functinal difference.
+ Note: No functional difference.
beta3-2.2.9 Jan 10 2001
o I missed the 2.2.18 kernel patches in beta2-2.2.0
diff --git a/Documentation/powerpc/eeh-pci-error-recovery.txt b/Documentation/powerpc/eeh-pci-error-recovery.txt
index 2bfe71beec5b..e75d7474322c 100644
--- a/Documentation/powerpc/eeh-pci-error-recovery.txt
+++ b/Documentation/powerpc/eeh-pci-error-recovery.txt
@@ -134,7 +134,7 @@ pci_get_device_by_addr() will find the pci device associated
with that address (if any).
The default include/asm-ppc64/io.h macros readb(), inb(), insb(),
-etc. include a check to see if the the i/o read returned all-0xff's.
+etc. include a check to see if the i/o read returned all-0xff's.
If so, these make a call to eeh_dn_check_failure(), which in turn
asks the firmware if the all-ff's value is the sign of a true EEH
error. If it is not, processing continues as normal. The grand
diff --git a/Documentation/s390/s390dbf.txt b/Documentation/s390/s390dbf.txt
index e24fdeada970..e321a8ed2a2d 100644
--- a/Documentation/s390/s390dbf.txt
+++ b/Documentation/s390/s390dbf.txt
@@ -468,7 +468,7 @@ The hex_ascii view shows the data field in hex and ascii representation
The raw view returns a bytestream as the debug areas are stored in memory.
The sprintf view formats the debug entries in the same way as the sprintf
-function would do. The sprintf event/expection fuctions write to the
+function would do. The sprintf event/expection functions write to the
debug entry a pointer to the format string (size = sizeof(long))
and for each vararg a long value. So e.g. for a debug entry with a format
string plus two varargs one would need to allocate a (3 * sizeof(long))
diff --git a/Documentation/scsi/ibmmca.txt b/Documentation/scsi/ibmmca.txt
index 2814491600ff..2ffb3ae0ef4d 100644
--- a/Documentation/scsi/ibmmca.txt
+++ b/Documentation/scsi/ibmmca.txt
@@ -344,7 +344,7 @@
/proc/scsi/ibmmca/<host_no>. ibmmca_proc_info() provides this information.
This table is quite informative for interested users. It shows the load
- of commands on the subsystem and wether you are running the bypassed
+ of commands on the subsystem and whether you are running the bypassed
(software) or integrated (hardware) SCSI-command set (see below). The
amount of accesses is shown. Read, write, modeselect is shown separately
in order to help debugging problems with CD-ROMs or tapedrives.
diff --git a/Documentation/sound/alsa/ALSA-Configuration.txt b/Documentation/sound/alsa/ALSA-Configuration.txt
index 5c49ba07e709..ebfcdf28485f 100644
--- a/Documentation/sound/alsa/ALSA-Configuration.txt
+++ b/Documentation/sound/alsa/ALSA-Configuration.txt
@@ -1459,7 +1459,7 @@ devices where %i is sound card number from zero to seven.
To auto-load an ALSA driver for OSS services, define the string
'sound-slot-%i' where %i means the slot number for OSS, which
corresponds to the card index of ALSA. Usually, define this
-as the the same card module.
+as the same card module.
An example configuration for a single emu10k1 card is like below:
----- /etc/modprobe.conf
diff --git a/Documentation/uml/UserModeLinux-HOWTO.txt b/Documentation/uml/UserModeLinux-HOWTO.txt
index 0c7b654fec99..544430e39980 100644
--- a/Documentation/uml/UserModeLinux-HOWTO.txt
+++ b/Documentation/uml/UserModeLinux-HOWTO.txt
@@ -2176,7 +2176,7 @@
If you want to access files on the host machine from inside UML, you
can treat it as a separate machine and either nfs mount directories
from the host or copy files into the virtual machine with scp or rcp.
- However, since UML is running on the the host, it can access those
+ However, since UML is running on the host, it can access those
files just like any other process and make them available inside the
virtual machine without needing to use the network.
diff --git a/Documentation/usb/gadget_serial.txt b/Documentation/usb/gadget_serial.txt
index a938c3dd13d6..815f5c2301ff 100644
--- a/Documentation/usb/gadget_serial.txt
+++ b/Documentation/usb/gadget_serial.txt
@@ -20,7 +20,7 @@ License along with this program; if not, write to the Free
Software Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place, Suite 330, Boston,
MA 02111-1307 USA.
-This document and the the gadget serial driver itself are
+This document and the gadget serial driver itself are
Copyright (C) 2004 by Al Borchers (alborchers@steinerpoint.com).
If you have questions, problems, or suggestions for this driver
diff --git a/Documentation/video4linux/Zoran b/Documentation/video4linux/Zoran
index 01425c21986b..52c94bd7dca1 100644
--- a/Documentation/video4linux/Zoran
+++ b/Documentation/video4linux/Zoran
@@ -222,7 +222,7 @@ was introduced in 1991, is used in the DC10 old
can generate: PAL , NTSC , SECAM
The adv717x, should be able to produce PAL N. But you find nothing PAL N
-specific in the the registers. Seem that you have to reuse a other standard
+specific in the registers. Seem that you have to reuse a other standard
to generate PAL N, maybe it would work if you use the PAL M settings.

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