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From: Shyam Mani <fox2mike@g.o>
To: gentoo-doc@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-doc] american english/british english/??? english
Date: Fri, 08 Jul 2005 10:15:47
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-doc] american english/british english/??? english by Peter Humphrey
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Peter Humphrey wrote:

> I'd like to know what support there would be for splitting the two > languages, so that original documents would be written using either the > en_GB or the en_US locale and then be translated to the other. I'd be > happy to contribute to such a translation effort.
This is a serious waste of time IMHO. en_GB and en_US. Makes zero sense to have two versions of the same doc. What about the other zillion en_* locales? :) My point is, if a doc is readable, understandable and correct grammatically and/or is fine. If it ain't broke, don't fix it. We're not the GEDP :) - -- Shyam Mani | <fox2mike@g.o> docs-team | GPG key | 0xFDD0E345 -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.4.1 (GNU/Linux) iD8DBQFCzlIdYZNYgP3Q40URAhVBAKCorjllYiTyOXYewxxJtl3vkz4npQCfezOx wtbrAN2sBuXTR6SpzzLkWCU= =BoPo -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- gentoo-doc@g.o mailing list


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Re: [gentoo-doc] american english/british english/??? english Peter Humphrey <prh@××××××××××.uk>