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File lib/docbook/5/xml/dealing-with-hypomanias.xml

             <title>Symptoms of Hypomanias</title>
         </info>
         <para>
-            In regards to hypomanias, Wikipedia <link xlink:href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hypomania">gives the following symptoms</link>:
+            In regard to hypomanias, Wikipedia <link xlink:href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hypomania">gives the following symptoms</link>:
         </para>
 
         <blockquote>

File lib/docbook/5/xml/foss-and-other-beasts-v3.xml

 <para>
 Nevertheless, a piece of software, as any other text, can be copyrighted.
 Copyright involves making sure that the software as given to someone else
-besides its originator or copyright holder will be restricted in use or
+other than its originator or copyright holder will be restricted in use or
 modification. An originator can outline what he believes to be a proper use
 of the software in a code licence (which applies to the code) or an
 "End-User License Agreement" (or EULA which applies to given binaries).
 <itemizedlist>
 <listitem>
 <para>
-Mention some other projects besides Linux and other operating systems. (?)
+Mention some other projects other than Linux and other operating systems. (?)
 </para>
 </listitem>
 </itemizedlist>

File lib/docbook/5/xml/foss-licences-wars-rev2.xml

                         Software Foundation</link> based on the
                     <link xlink:href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GNU_General_Public_License">GNU General Public Licence (or GPL)</link>. Its text is longer
                     than the GPL, and it is reportedly a more complicated
-                    licence. Besides the general 
+                    licence. Other than the general 
                     "you-can-link-it-against-everything-as-long-as-you-keep-inclusive-code-LGPLed", 
                     it allows an explicit conversion to the GPL, has 
                     patent-related clauses, and contains many additional
 </para>
 
 <para>
-But this is besides the point of whether they are free or not.
+But this is beside the point of whether they are free or not.
 </para>
 
 </footnote>

File lib/docbook/5/xml/human-hacking-field-guide-v2.xml

         and went to a beach north of Los-Angeles. As the boys went swimming
         again, Amanda, Eve and I sat on some chairs on the seashore. Eve sat
         on her chair wearing her bikini, I sat next to her with a shirt over
-        my bathing suit, and Amanda sat besides me with Eve's laptop. The
+        my bathing suit, and Amanda sat beside me with Eve's laptop. The
         laptop had speakers connected to it which we used to play music.
     </para>
     <para>

File lib/docbook/5/xml/objectivism-and-open-source.xml

 </para>
 
 <para>
-Besides all that, working on open-source software is a fun and rewarding
+Aside from all that, working on open-source software is a fun and rewarding
 experience. One becomes more experienced and learn a lot, interacts
 with users and co-developers (some of them living thousands of kilometers from
 where you are), and generally becomes happy of having done something
 
 <para>
 Alternatively, the entity that pays the developer to write the program
-gains from other aspects of the software besides its sale value. (as previously
-noted).
+gains from other aspects of the software other than its sale value. (as
+previously noted).
 </para>
 
 <para>

File lib/docbook/xml/foss-and-other-beasts.xml

 <para>
 Nevertheless, a piece of software, as any other text, can be copyrighted.
 Copyright involves making sure that the software as given to someone else
-besides its originator or copyright holder will be restricted in use or
+other than its originator or copyright holder will be restricted in use or
 modification. An originator can outline what he believes to be a proper use
 of the software in a code licence (which applies to the code) or an
 "End-User License Agreement" (or EULA which applies to given binaries).
 <itemizedlist>
 <listitem>
 <para>
-Mention some other projects besides Linux and other operating systems. (?)
+Mention some other projects othre than Linux and other operating systems. (?)
 </para>
 </listitem>
 </itemizedlist>

File lib/docbook/xml/foss-licences-wars.xml

                         Software Foundation</ulink> based on the
                     <ulink url="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GNU_General_Public_License">GNU General Public Licence (or GPL)</ulink>. Its text is longer
                     than the GPL, and it is reportedly a more complicated
-                    licence. Besides the general 
+                    licence. Other than the general 
                     "you-can-link-it-against-everything-as-long-as-you-keep-inclusive-code-LGPLed", 
                     it allows an explicit conversion to the GPL, has 
                     patent-related clauses, and contains many additional
 </para>
 
 <para>
-But this is besides the point of whether they are free or not.
+But this is beside the point of whether they are free or not.
 </para>
 
 </footnote>

File lib/docbook/xml/human-hacking-field-guide.xml

         and went to a beach north of Los-Angeles. As the boys went swimming
         again, Amanda, Eve and I sat on some chairs on the seashore. Eve sat
         on her chair wearing her bikini, I sat next to her with a shirt over
-        my bathing suit, and Amanda sat besides me with Eve's laptop. The
+        my bathing suit, and Amanda sat beside me with Eve's laptop. The
         laptop had speakers connected to it which we used to play music.
     </para>
     <para>

File lib/docbook/xml/introductory-language.xml

             any programmer who is worth his weight in salt.
         </para>
         <para>
-            Note that besides the main players in the dynamic language
+            Note that other than the main players in the dynamic language
             arena, there is the new crop of such languages: 
             <ulink url="http://www.lua.org/">Lua</ulink>, 
             <ulink url="http://www.iolanguage.com/">Io</ulink>,
     <para>
         A different type of pedagogy altogether is introducing programming to
         students in university. Such students are older, have more mathematical
-        background, and will find other things besides games enjoying. On the
+        background, and will find other things aside from games enjoyable. On the
         other hand, they tend to have less willingness to experiment on their
         own, or to play with the computer. They expect to learn programming so
         they can either go on with their degree, or use it to learn the rest

File lib/docbook/xml/objectivism-and-open-source.xml

 </para>
 
 <para>
-Besides all that, working on open-source software is a fun and rewarding
+Aside from all that, working on open-source software is a fun and rewarding
 experience. One becomes more experienced and learn a lot, interacts
 with users and co-developers (some of them living thousands of kilometers from
 where you are), and generally becomes happy of having done something

File lib/docbook/xml/the-eternal-jew.xml

             No harmful doctrine is entirely free of the God concept, even if
             it blatantly claims to be so. That's because such doctrines need
             a God to unite the people with. This God can be the State, the
-            Aryan Race, "God", the Common Good or anything else besides the
-            well-being
-            of the individual.
+            Aryan Race, "God", the Common Good or anything else other than the
+            well-being of the individual.
         </para>
         <para>
             By rejecting the God concept, one becomes mostly immune to such

File lib/notes/create-great-homesite.txt

 Rejected:
 ---------
 
-+ * Mention other web-servers besides Apache:
++ * Mention other web-servers except Apache:
     - Lighttpd.
     - Nginx.
     - Cherokee (?)

File lib/presentations/qp/Gimp/1.2/src/features/layers/modes.html.wml

 #include 'template.wml'
 
 <p>
-Layers can be merged using other methods besides their Alpha. 
+Layers can be merged using other methods than their Alpha. 
 These are available in the "Mode" combo-box of the layers dailog.
 </p>
 

File lib/presentations/qp/Gimp/1.2/src/features/plug_ins.html.wml

 </li>
 
 <li>
-Besides plug-ins written in C, GIMP ships with Scheme and Perl Extensions,
+Aside from plug-ins written in C, GIMP ships with Scheme and Perl Extensions,
 that enable writing filters and scripts in these languages.
 </li>
 </points>

File lib/presentations/qp/Gimp/1.2/src/scripting/script-fu/index.html.wml

 </li>
 
 <li>
-Besides that, GIMP sports an interactive Script-Fu Console.
+Otherwise, GIMP sports an interactive Script-Fu Console.
 </li>
 
 </points>

File lib/presentations/qp/Gimp/2.2/src/features/layers/modes.html.wml

 #include 'template.wml'
 
 <p>
-Layers can be merged using other methods besides their Alpha. 
+Layers can be merged using other methods except their Alpha. 
 These are available in the "Mode" combo-box of the layers dailog.
 </p>
 

File lib/presentations/qp/Gimp/2.2/src/features/plug_ins.html.wml

 it is legal and possible to write proprietary plugins.
 </li>
 <li>
-Besides plug-ins written in C, GIMP has extensions for writing filters and
+Except for plug-ins written in C, GIMP has extensions for writing filters and
 scripts in Scheme, Perl, Python and other languages.
 </li>
 </points>

File lib/presentations/qp/Gimp/2.2/src/scripting/script-fu/index.html.wml

 </li>
 
 <li>
-Besides that, GIMP sports an interactive Script-Fu Console.
+Otherwise, GIMP sports an interactive Script-Fu Console.
 </li>
 
 </points>

File lib/presentations/qp/perl-for-newbies/2/src/regexps/flags.html.wml

 #include 'template.wml'
 
 <p>
-There are other flags besides <tt>e</tt> that can be appended to the end
+There are other flags than <tt>e</tt> that can be appended to the end
 of the match or substitution.
 </p>
 

File lib/presentations/qp/perl-for-newbies/5/src/testing/mocking.html.wml

 </ul>
 
 <p>
-In regards to mocking modules, one may opt to simulate loading a module using 
+With regard to mocking modules, one may opt to simulate loading a module using 
 the Perl <tt>%INC</tt> variable (see 
 <a href="http://perldoc.perl.org/perlvar.html">perlvar</a>) by doing
 something like:

File lib/presentations/spork/Vim/beginners/Spork.slides.source

 ----
 == Operators accepting movements
 
-+* Besides moving around, one can use the movement commands as input to various operators that precede them. 
++* Except for moving around, one can use the movement commands as input to various operators that precede them. 
 
 +* Here are some:
 +** |d| - "cut" the text moved over into a register

File lib/prod-synd/films/gen-prod-synd.pl

 
 use XML::LibXML::XPathContext;
 
+use Term::ReadPassword;
+
 my $wml_dir = "t2/humour/recommendations/films";
 my $lib_dir = "lib/prod-synd/films";
 my $ps = XML::Grammar::ProductsSyndication->new(
             },
         'amazon_token' => "0VRRHTFJECHSKYNYD282",
         'amazon_associate' => "shlomifishhom-20",
+        'amazon_sak' => read_password('Secret Access Key: '),
     }
 );
 

File lib/prod-synd/music/gen-prod-synd.pl

 
 use XML::LibXML::XPathContext;
 
+use Term::ReadPassword;
+
 my $wml_dir = "t2/art/recommendations/music";
 my $lib_dir = "lib/prod-synd/music";
 my $ps = XML::Grammar::ProductsSyndication->new(
             },
         'amazon_token' => "0VRRHTFJECHSKYNYD282",
         'amazon_associate' => "shlomifishhom-20",
+        'amazon_sak' => read_password('Secret Access Key: '),
     }
 );
 

File lib/rejects/docbook/foss-licences-wars.xml

 
         <para>
             That's not all. In fact, as many computer workers at that point 
-            in hisotry understood, it was unnaturaly for software to be
-            copyrighted and be under any licence besides the Public Domain.
+            in hisotry understood, it was unnatural for software to be
+            copyrighted and be under any licence except for the Public Domain.
             Evidence for this can be found in <ulink 
                 url="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Open_Letter_to_Hobbyists">Bill
                 Gates' "Open Letter to (Altair) Hobbyists"</ulink>,

File lib/screenplay-xml/txt/Blue-Rabbit-Log-Part-1.txt

 
 Blor: Sure.
 
-[ Blor stands on a rock besides a chasm, ignites his machine-bow and start
+[ Blor stands on a rock next to a chasm, ignites his machine-bow and start
 shooting arrows all over the place. The animals get scared, and eventually the
 camera shows some Smurfs who are talking in a muffled tone, and pointing at
 Blor. They call Handy Smurf and he diverts a stream to wash the rock's standing

File lib/screenplay-xml/txt/ae-interview.txt

 
 +++: I'm not sure what advantage a more experienced programmer has. Sometimes I feel the rigorous methods taught to younger programmers are in the long run slower than a "seat of the pants" approach, but it depends so much on the skill of the programmer. Maybe what I'm saying is that it probably just wouldn't be valid to try to generalize on that question.
 
-S.F.: What are your favourite Solitaire variants besides Freecell?
+S.F.: What are your favourite Solitaire variants aside from Freecell?
 
 A.E.: I hate to admit it, but I've moved to playing Hearts competitively with the M/S game. I track how often I finish 1st to 4th, and more or less consistently can play better than the computer.
 

File lib/screenplay-xml/txt/star-trek--we-the-living-dead.txt

 
 Bashir: sure.
 
-[Katie takes out her tricorder, and puts it besides Bashir's tricorder. They
+[Katie takes out her tricorder, and puts it beside Bashir's tricorder. They
 practically look the same]
 
 Katie: It's the same tricorder as the Star Fleet one, except for branding.

File lib/screenplay-xml/txt/sussman-interview.txt

 <a href="http://www.ifarchive.org/">http://www.ifarchive.org/</a> <br />
 <a href="http://www.nascrag.org/">http://www.nascrag.org/</a>
 
-S.F.: What other open source projects have you contributed to besides Subversion?
+S.F.: What other open source projects have you contributed to aside from Subversion?
 
 Ben C-S: The only other one I've worked on is
 <a href="http://www.openrpg.com/">OpenRPG</a>.

File t2/DeCSS/index.html.wml

 take on this subject.  No, I am not an anarchist or a nihilist or anything like 
 that. I am a  <a href="http://www.neo-tech.com/">Neo-Tech</a> Objectivist. 
 Still, I believe that objective ethics is not on the side of the MPAA in this
-regards. And following are my reasons:
+regard. And following are my reasons:
 </p>
 
 <p>1. <b>Code is Speech</b> - computer source code can do many things that 

File t2/MathVentures/two-angels-and-two-gates.html.wml

 <p>
 You are standing in front of two gates (a left one and a right one) - one 
 leads to paradise and the other leads to hell. You don't know which gate
-leads where. Besides the gates, there are two angels: one of them always tells 
+leads where. Beside the gates, there are two angels: one of them always tells 
 the truth and the other always lies, but you also don't know which one
 is which.
 </p>
 
 <p>
 You are standing in front of two gates (a left one and a right one) - one 
-leads to paradise and the other leads to hell. Besides the gates, there are
+leads to paradise and the other leads to hell. Beside the gates, there are
 two angels, each one of them can either tell the truth all the time, or
 constantly lie. Every angel knows where each door leads to, and the other
 angel's orientation, but you don't, nor can assume anything.

File t2/art/recommendations/music/shlomi-fish-music-recommendations.xml

                        I always seemed to have had some <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phil_Collins">Phil Collins</a> hits
                        that I really liked. So when we bought the CD, I was
                        happy to be able to listen to them on my computer. 
-                       Besides the hits that I was familiar with, I ended
-                       up finding other tracks that I liked like "Both Sides
+                       Aside from the hits that I was familiar with, I ended
+                       up finding other tracks that I liked, such as "Both Sides
                        of the Story" or "Dance into the Light".
                    </p>
                </desc>

File t2/lecture/Gimp/1/gimp_lecture_summary.txt

 ~/.gimp-1.2/scripts and whenever changed they need to be refreshed by
 selecting <Toolbox> -> Xtns -> Script-Fu -> Refresh.
 
-Besides that, GIMP sports an interactive Script-Fu Console. It can be invoked
+Beside that, GIMP sports an interactive Script-Fu Console. It can be invoked
 by selecting <Toolbox> -> Xtns -> Script-Fu -> Console.
 
     Demo:
 Because Plug-Ins are given access to the GIMP's PDB, Plug-ins can invoke 
 other plug-ins, so don't worry about modularity.
 
-Besides that it seems that there is also Gimp-Python, Gimp-Guile and Gimp-Tcl.
+Except for that, it seems that there is also Gimp-Python, Gimp-Guile and 
+Gimp-Tcl.
 None of them seems too much alive, but one can try using them at his own
 risk.
 

File t2/no-ie/index.html.wml

 <li>
 <a href="http://geek.co.il/wp/2008/02/02/web-site-design-crap/">"Web Site
 Design Crap"</a> - a blog post by Oded Arbel, about MSIE's dumb behaviour
-in regards to CSS.
+with regard to CSS.
 </li>
 <li>
 <a href="http://www.brainfuel.tv/a-funny-sad-and-true-infographic-3">"Time

File t2/open-source/projects/Spark/mission/Spark-Pre-Birth-of-a-Modern-Lisp.txt

 (and still subject to change) specification of it will be given and some
 code examples will brought.
 
-Besides contemporary Lisp dialects such as 
+Beside contemporary Lisp dialects such as 
 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_Lisp[Common Lisp], 
 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scheme_%28programming_language%29[Scheme]
 and http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arc_%28programming_language%29[Arc], 
 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
 
 There are far too many implementations of Scheme out there, and probably too
-many of Common Lisp. However, that is besides the point that we did not come
+many of Common Lisp. However, that is beside the point that we did not come
 to praise the existing dialects of Lisp, by implementing them again.
 
 Spark will be a completely different dialect of Lisp. It won't be compatible

File t2/open-source/reviews/gtk-2.4-file-chooser/old-review.html.wml

 <p>
 It is possible that the GNOME 2.4.x file-choice dialog is better. 
 I can't tell, because I did not try GNOME 2.4.x yet. In any case, this is
-another proof that the GNOME people are clueless in regards to how to design 
+another proof that the GNOME people are clueless in regard to how to design 
 a good GUI. They could if they wanted to, but instead they are following
 their HIG (or Horrible (ok, "Human") Interface Guidelines), which leads them
 into greater and greater depths of unusability. Even the conversion to the

File t2/philosophy/by-others/index.html.wml

 <h2 id="intro">Introduction</h2>
 
 <p>
-This page contains articles and essays by other people besides myself,
+This page contains articles and essays by people who are not me,
 mostly which appeared on the Internet and disappeared. 
 </p>
 

File t2/philosophy/computers/education/opinion-on-the-technion/index.html.wml

 <p>
 One note that is in order, is that Electrical Engineering studies vary from
 university to university. In many places, there isn't even a proper logic
-design course, or the students are given very little choice besides courses
+design course, or the students are given very little choice beside courses
 in programming proper. So I believe that you need to choose your college
 carefully if you want to have a degree more oriented towards computer science,
 computer engineering and software engineering.

File t2/philosophy/ideas/fortunes-mania/index.html.wml

 <h3 id="interfaces">Interfaces</h3>
 
 <p>
-Besides the web-interface (possibly facilitated by AJAX), it will probably be
+Beside the web-interface (possibly facilitated by AJAX), it will probably be
 a good idea to supply some more convenient clients for different platforms:
 command line, GUI, Mozilla XUL, etc.
 </p>

File t2/philosophy/politics/define-zionism/index.html.wml

 </p>
 
 <p>
-Finally, this entire theme is besides the point. The Israeli Jews have a right
+Finally, this entire theme is beside the point. The Israeli Jews have a right
 to live in Israel because they are living there now, and banishing them would
 be an act of force. This is also the case for the Arabs who live in Israel,
 and every person living anywhere else. Preventing immigration of lawful

File t2/prog-evolution/pre-elpas.html.wml

 was not a standalone program), but later on told me people distributed and
 sold such libraries and software development kits all the time. It included 
 some very nifty user-land routines, but I doubt it will run on anything 
-besides an old Borland DOS Compiler.
+aside from an old Borland DOS Compiler.
 </p>
 
 <p> 

File t2/puzzles/logic/tip-of-the-sword/index.html.wml

 <li>
 <p>
 "Now let's return to my collection: I have placed one of the simple swords,
-the rapier, and the khopesh - in that order - one besides the other. They make 
+the rapier, and the khopesh - in that order - one beside the other. They make 
 a wonderful combination!! The khopesh is also right to the short sword."
 </p>
 </li>