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perlfaq is not the only exception; just say "few"
authorRicardo Signes <rjbs@cpan.org>
Thu, 9 Dec 2010 21:02:38 +0000 (16:02 -0500)
committerRicardo Signes <rjbs@cpan.org>
Thu, 9 Dec 2010 21:02:38 +0000 (16:02 -0500)
pod/perlpolicy.pod

index 13ee289..a36e1e0 100644 (file)
@@ -411,7 +411,7 @@ prose.
 In general, documentation should describe what Perl does "now" rather
 than what it used to do.  It's perfectly reasonable to include notes
 in documentation about how behaviour has changed from previous releases,
 In general, documentation should describe what Perl does "now" rather
 than what it used to do.  It's perfectly reasonable to include notes
 in documentation about how behaviour has changed from previous releases,
-but, with the exception of perlfaq, documentation isn't "dual-life" --
+but, with very few exceptions, documentation isn't "dual-life" --
 it doesn't need to fully describe how all old versions used to work.
 
 
 it doesn't need to fully describe how all old versions used to work.