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Re: [Debconf-discuss] Swiss power connector


On Wed, Aug 7, 2013 at 6:49 PM, Steve Langasek <vorlon@debian.org> wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 07, 2013 at 10:34:28PM +0200, Giacomo Catenazzi wrote:
>> Really the Swiss plugs are so weird: the ISO standard based them for
>> standardization (with small change, but only Brazil will use them).
> Which puts your plug on an equal footing with Microsoft's OOXML format,
> then. ;)

Kidding aside, I curse our standards here in Brazil every time that I
purchase something from China (like, say, those mini ARM computers,
battery chargers etc.).

The stupidest compatibility thing ever.

On a side note, I won't be able to make to this year's DebConf,
unfortunately, but I hope to attend next year in Portland.


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