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From: Dave Mayall <>
Subject: Re: SEQUENCING ERRORS WITHIN PAGES
Date: Wed, 07 May 2003 08:05:59 +0100
On Sun, 4 May 2003 16:57:01 +0100, you wrote:
>I should be interested to know, if anyone can tell me, what is the intellectual justification for the rule that transcribers should not correct sequencing errors within pages.
When we match the double transcriptions, we match on both the lines
themselves and the order in which they appear. Correcting the sequence
would break that.