[PATCH] Spelling fixes

Nis Martensen nis.martensen at web.de
Thu Jun 21 01:23:43 PDT 2007

 README      |    4 ++--
 perf/README |    6 +++---
 test/README |    6 +++---
 3 files changed, 8 insertions(+), 8 deletions(-)

diff --git a/README b/README
index b9887d6..46d0697 100644
--- a/README
+++ b/README
@@ -14,7 +14,7 @@ while taking advantage of display hardware acceleration when available
 (for example, through the X Render Extension).
 The cairo API provides operations similar to the drawing operators of
-PostScript and PDF. Operations in cairo including stroking and filling
+PostScript and PDF. Operations in cairo include stroking and filling
 cubic Bézier splines, transforming and compositing translucent images,
 and antialiased text rendering. All drawing operations can be
 transformed by any affine transformation (scale, rotation, shear,
@@ -134,7 +134,7 @@ Font backends:
 	    (excluding Windows Me.) Most testing has been done on
 	    Windows XP. While some portions of the code have been
 	    adapted to work on older versions of Windows, considerable
-	    work still needs to done to get cairo running in these
+	    work still needs to be done to get cairo running in these
 	    Cairo can be compiled on Windows either with the GCC
diff --git a/perf/README b/perf/README
index b713dd0..d41142a 100644
--- a/perf/README
+++ b/perf/README
@@ -4,7 +4,7 @@ One of the simplest ways to run the performance suite is:
     make perf
-while will give a report of the speed of each indivudual test. See
+which will give a report of the speed of each individual test. See
 more details on other options for running the suite below.
 Running the cairo performance suite
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@ examples of running it:
     ./cairo-perf -r -i 10 paint >> cairo.perf
 Raw results aren't useful for reading directly, but are quite useful
-when using cairo-perf-diff to compare spearate runs (see more
+when using cairo-perf-diff to compare separate runs (see more
 below). The advantage of using the raw mode is that test runs can be
 generated incrementally and appended to existing reports.
@@ -71,7 +71,7 @@ example:
     ./cairo-perf-diff aa883123d2af90
 Also, when passing git revisions to cairo-perf-diff like this, it will
-automatically cache results and re-use them rather than re-rerunning
+automatically cache results and re-use them rather than re-running
 cairo-perf over and over on the same versions. This means that if you
 ask for a report that you've generated in the past, cairo-perf-diff
 should return it immediately.
diff --git a/test/README b/test/README
index 468ff4a..90f0287 100644
--- a/test/README
+++ b/test/README
@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@ Using this test should be as simple as running:
 assuming that the cairo distribution in the directory above has been
 configured and built. The test suite here goes through some effort to
 run against the locally compiled library rather than any installed
-version, but those efforts may fall short depending the level of your
+version, but those efforts may fall short depending on the level of your
 libtool madness.
 The test suite needs to be run before any code is committed and before
@@ -23,7 +23,7 @@ to circumvent the "pass" requirements listed below.
 To limit the backends that the tests are run against, use the
 TARGETS make variable, that can also be passed to make.
-It should contain a (space-, comma-, etc-separate) list of backends to test.
+It should contain a (space-, comma-, etc-separated) list of backends to test.
 To limit the tests run, use the TESTS make variable, which should be a
 space-separated list of tests to run.  For example:
@@ -56,7 +56,7 @@ the style of existing tests. The new-bug-ref.png image should contain
 the desired result of new-bug.c if the bug were fixed.
 Makefile.am should be edited, adding new-bug.c to both the TESTS and
-XFAIL_TESTS lists and new-bug-ref.png to EXTRA_DIST, add new-bug to
+XFAIL_TESTS lists and new-bug-ref.png to EXTRA_DIST. Add new-bug to
 .gitignore, and last but not least, don't forget to "git add" the new


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