Request for help: what language is this?

Lucien Hantute lucien.hantute at
Fri Feb 20 10:49:27 UTC 2009

Panu Matilainen a écrit :
> Hello fedora-trans-list,
> I've this funny little bug regarding translation of rpm manual pages,
> saying that the Korean translation is not Korean:
> The translation in question originates from PLD from 2002 and that's
> all I know, I only speak Finnish, English and little bit of Swedish
> and German) so haven't got the slightest idea what language it this
> might be, much less what it might actually say.
> If somebody can recognize the language in these files, I'd be thankful
> :);a=blob_plain;f=doc/ko/rpm.8;hb=HEAD
>     - Panu -
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The characters are traditional chinese, but the text itself is
gibberish. for example : "1996鰍 7杉 15析" should be "1996年 7月 15号".

I think there must have been a conversion problem from the original
encoding to UTF-8 at one time. The original may have been korean.

Lucien - 李响
lucien.hantute at

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