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* doc/syntax/assignment.rdoc: [DOC] Fix assignment directions [ci skip]

  By @idupree [Fixes GH-555] #555


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+Thu Mar 6 15:15:24 2014 Zachary Scott <e@zzak.io>
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+ * doc/syntax/assignment.rdoc: [DOC] Fix assignment directions
+ By @idupree [Fixes GH-555] https://github.com/ruby/ruby/pull/555
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Thu Mar 6 15:07:18 2014 Zachary Scott <e@zzak.io>
* doc/syntax/methods.rdoc: [DOC] Fix example for block arguments
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@@ -374,7 +374,7 @@ assigning. This is similar to multiple assignment:
p a # prints [1, 2, 3]
-You can splat anywhere in the left-hand side of the assignment:
+You can splat anywhere in the right-hand side of the assignment:
a = 1, *[2, 3]
@@ -382,7 +382,7 @@ You can splat anywhere in the left-hand side of the assignment:
== Multiple Assignment
-You can assign multiple values on the left-hand side to multiple variables:
+You can assign multiple values on the right-hand side to multiple variables:
a, b = 1, 2
@@ -408,8 +408,8 @@ You can use multiple assignment to swap two values in-place:
p new_value: new_value, old_value: old_value
# prints {:new_value=>1, :old_value=>2}
-If you have more values on the left hand side of the assignment than variables
-on the right hand side the extra values are ignored:
+If you have more values on the right hand side of the assignment than variables
+on the left hand side the extra values are ignored:
a, b = 1, 2, 3
@@ -422,7 +422,7 @@ the assignment.
p a: a, b: b # prints {:a=>1, :b=>[2, 3]}
-The <code>*</code> can appear anywhere on the right-hand side:
+The <code>*</code> can appear anywhere on the left-hand side:
*a, b = 1, 2, 3
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