[Ambassadors] Lanching website in Arabic for fedora users

Paul W. Frields stickster at gmail.com
Mon Aug 23 15:21:45 UTC 2010

On Sun, Aug 22, 2010 at 09:49:16PM +0400, Mahmoud Abdul Jawad wrote:
> 2010/8/22 Ahmed El Gamil <ahmedelgamil at fedoraproject.org>
> > Kinda like Fedora HowTos and Tutorials written in Arabic ?, What about a
> > "Fedora Users Group" where the website can be under it's umbrella ? ..
> >
> > It is just you have to avoid duplication in goals, You can see already a
> > number of successful Linux-related Arabic websites and creating a new one
> > won't be that beneficial if you don't create something new/different ..
> i agree with that point.
> in fact, i prefer to create an arabic portal for fedora based on fedora
> website itself or a subsidary of the main website.

Be aware that using the "fedora" name in a domain with content about
Fedora requires a license:


I seem to recall that there was someone who recently approached the
Board about an Arabic language domain, as required on this page.  I
would think it's helpful to collaborate with them rather than building
a separate site and splitting the audience.

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