Re: Language setting
Ok, now I can understand the problem, it was a "naive" question!
I have another question (I do not know if this is the right place to
ask), I am a collaborator of the project Debianitalia
(http://www.debianitalia.org/). The aim of Debianitalia is to spread
the use of Debian in Italy and to help people using Debian.
We have a News section and we often translate the Debian News, see for example:
and many more. We want to know if (and how) it's possible to
contribute to Debian.org sending the translations of the articles that
are not yet been translated.
P.S. In the carbon copying there is Andrea Mignini, the webmaster of
On Tue, Feb 22, 2011 at 12:53 PM, Gerfried Fuchs <email@example.com> wrote:
> * Marco Sansottera <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2011-02-22 03:35:12 CET]:
>> I know that I can set the language using the Firefox preference and so
>> on, but...let me explain with an example.
>> If I go to http://www.debian.org/index.it.html, I enter into the
>> "italian" home, so why if i "click" on any link I am redirect to the
>> english corresponding webpage, i.e.
>> http://www.debian.org/distrib/ instead of
>> Don't you think it will be better to change the corresponding links?
> Changing the corresponding links would mean that every page has to be
> translated - something that is rather unlikely. Also, changing the links
> doesn't work for people that do prefer a special ordering in the
> languages they want to read (like, swedish, norwegian, english - and
> take first available) and thus would cut off people that actually did
> configure their browser accordingly.
> I can understand that configuring the browser isn't always the best
> option, like when being abroad and using computers in internet cafes or
> at friends' places, though there is no good option to support everyone,
> at least I haven't heard about them yet.
> "What are the differences between Mark Zuckerberg and me? I give private
> information on corporations to you for free, and I'm a villain.
> Zuckerberg gives your private information to corporations for money and
> he's Man of the Year." -- Julian Assange
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