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Use genderless pronouns in API docs

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guilleiguaran committed Dec 1, 2013
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@@ -85,7 +85,7 @@ module ActionController
# or you can remove the entire session with +reset_session+.
#
# Sessions are stored by default in a browser cookie that's cryptographically signed, but unencrypted.
- # This prevents the user from tampering with the session but also allows him to see its contents.
+ # This prevents the user from tampering with the session but also allows them to see its contents.
#
# Do not put secret information in cookie-based sessions!
#
@@ -209,7 +209,7 @@ module ClassMethods
# exception. You can either choose to let this error propagate (which
# will result in the default Rails exception page being shown), or you
# can catch it and restart the transaction (e.g. by telling the user
- # that the title already exists, and asking him to re-enter the title).
+ # that the title already exists, and asking them to re-enter the title).
# This technique is also known as
# {optimistic concurrency control}[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Optimistic_concurrency_control].
#

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A better solution in my opinion is to package these changes in a branch and apply them doc-wide. There is no point in keeping inconsistent gender usage because that could be confusing.

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why-el replied Dec 6, 2013

A better solution in my opinion is to package these changes in a branch and apply them doc-wide. There is no point in keeping inconsistent gender usage because that could be confusing.

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