Information sources for documenting free softwareNov 24, 2009, 20:02 (0 Talkback[s])
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"To take advantage of the information available, you need a reasonable grasp of the written language. Contrary to the impression that many salaried technical writers give, you do not necessarily need to know how to parse a sentence or be a wizard at the black arts of grammar. Text that requires minimal editing is always an asset, but free software documentation is a communal effort. If you're lucky, another documenter can compensate for your less than perfect syntax.
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