[Scribus] a list in French

fredd effediwhy
Mon Nov 7 12:20:50 CET 2005

On 11/3/05, Le Tigre <scribus at le-tigre.net> wrote:
> Hi everybody,
> I would like to know if it's possible, and also if it's good or not, to
> create a
> french mailing-list.


A Scribus forum has just been created on the french site
which is devoted to computer graphics under Linux (mainly Gimp, Blender,
The creation of this forum is an answer to more and more requests from the
users regarding Scribus.
The administrators of this site have hesitated a bit before creating this
forum, but a survey showed that most users of the site would be interested
by this forum.

I personaly think that this forum is a good point, and will not divide
neither information nor attention. It may give some french speaking users
the will to test Scribus, which they would not do otherwise. Once they'll
have discovered Scribus, they will like it, and surely come to this mailing
list to get answers to more advanced questions.
My view is that it is less intimidating for a beginner (not talking about
anyone here, but in a general view) to ask simple questions in his mother
tongue, on a forum, rather than in English on a mailing list animated by the
developpers themselves.

The future will tell us if this french-speaking forum is a good idea.
Just in case, the link is

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