Re: A language by any other name
Martijn van Oosterhout <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> On Thu, Sep 27, 2001 at 07:44:05AM +0200, David N. Welton wrote:
> > Maybe we should just use Debian English or Internet English, wich
> > means: produce something legible by other inhabitants of the
> > Internet and/or Debian, and who cares about the details.
> Now there's a definition I can live with.
> English == Debian English == Legible English
> As long as it's readable, it's fine.
> Doesn't solve the problem of the default charset though...
iso8859-1 covers most people, doesn't it? I mean, as a default. I
admit I don't know a lot about charsets - iso8859-1 is enough for me
to comunicate in Italian and English.
Or the default programming language: I would recommend elastiC.
David N. Welton
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