[Scribus] Insert a symbol char (also language comment)

Maciej Hanski ma_han2000
Fri Apr 28 12:50:21 CEST 2006

avox napisa?(a):
> Peter Barnes-2 wrote:
>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>> From: "Gregory Pittman" <gpittman at iglou.com>
>>> To: scribus at nashi.altmuehlnet.de
>>> Subject: Re: [Scribus] Insert a symbol char
>>> Date: Thu, 27 Apr 2006 22:48:41 -0400
>>> Craig Bradney wrote:
>>>> Once again, replying in French is fine. We have decided and 
>>>> reiterated the answer that we will not split up the mailing list 
>>>> and we want to keep all answers here, in whatever language.
>>>> Basically he says  search and replace euros by ? works fine if 
>>>> you choose the font with the ? symbol.
>>> That having been said, many of us are happy with dual language posts,
>>> with at least the gist of the conversation in English as an addendum
>>> (just like you've done, Craig).
>>> Greg
>> I agree with Greg and strongly urge that the mailing list encourages at
>> least "the gist of the conversation in English" for each posting.
>> Otherwise some posts, both current and archived, are going to be
>> inaccessible to the majority of people - which would be a great waste of a
>> useful resource.
>> Also, Craig says French is acceptable. But if all other languages are
>> acceptable too, the mailing list could become chaotic in the future -
>> especially if there is no "gist of the conversation in English".
> While we certainly approve if the gist of a mesage is translated to English,
> anyone can post in any language on this ML. The rules are as follows:
> - French, German, Finnish, Czech and maybe other languages (even Australian) 
>   are understood by developers and can expect an answer.
> - Anyone who understands a posting in another language is invited to
> translate 
>   it for the benefit of English speakers.
> - Postings in a language which noone else understands are ignored.

Andreas, thank you for emphasising this once again, that's exactly what
I've wanted to write.  I think your rules should be placed onto:


to avoid this evergreen in the future.

In a multilingual community like this one it's not of the highest
priority, that everybody understands everything -- if one e-mail is not
understood, so be it.


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