Fedora Users - Brazil
barzilay at redhat.com
Tue Nov 15 04:37:22 UTC 2005
Hi Alex and list,
On Sat, 2005-11-12 at 20:54 -0500, Alex Maier wrote:
> Okay, I think I have the authority to make this happen and this is how
> I see this happening (and please tell me if you think i am wrong):
> As Fedora community is a global one, and regions can all learn from
> one another, I see no benefit in breaking the lists down by country,
> but rather by language.
> So I suggest that we have a PT list for all Portuguese speakers,
> because even if there are large language differences between different
> dialects, the information will still flow, and the benefit from
> exchanging this information globally might outweigh the language
Portuguese and Brazilian Portuguese are different languages per se
(caution: we are not dealing with different dialects here).
>From my experience in the Fedora translation community, separate lists
are the way to go.
BTW, in the Localization arena (i18n-related projects) we got a master
list, fedora-trans-list at redhat.com, for discussing overall
translation issues in English, and also localized lists, like fedora-
trans-pt_BR at redhat.com (for Brazilian Portuguese) for local matters.
More details at: http://fedora.redhat.com/projects/translations/
It has been working well and I do recommend this approach for the users
Thanks for listening,
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