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Re: [Bug-mcron] Documentation error (every second sunday)

From: Mathieu Lirzin
Subject: Re: [Bug-mcron] Documentation error (every second sunday)
Date: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 23:19:51 +0100
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Hello Adam,

Adam Tack <address@hidden> writes:

> Thanks for the kind reply!
>> > (Arguably ~second-sunday~ as a variable name is a bit of a misnomer.)
>> Have you a better name in mind?
> The best thing that came to mind was ~second-sunday-increment~, but
> I'm not sure whether it conveys the idea that it's not the relevant
> day of the month, but the amount we add to the first of the month,
> well.

While I agree with the ambiguity, I found that name a bit long so I keep
‘second-sunday’ for now. :-)

>> I think it might be helpful to add a test case for this.  Are you
>> interested in doing so?
> I'm interested, though I'm not sure when I'll have it ready by.

No problem,

In the meantime, Are you OK if I commit the documentation fix in your
name with the following rationale?

--8<---------------cut here---------------start------------->8---
doc: Fix “Every second Sunday” example

* doc/mcron.texi (Every second Sunday): If the first day of the month is
Sunday, then the second Sunday of the month is seven days later not
--8<---------------cut here---------------end--------------->8---

Mathieu Lirzin
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