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Re: Debian Documentation: Debian Dictionary

Arto Astala wrote:
  >Oliver Elphick wrote:
  >> [...]
  >> This is the data wanted for each suggestion:
  >> Word
  >> Definition
  >> All your contributions will be gratefully received.
  >> [...]
  >Not all new Debian users are computer neophytes. I would
  >like to see also a Debian specific dictionary. For that
  >reason a third item is needed: 'is Debian specific or
  >has Debian specific meaning'.
Can you give an example of a word that has a specific Debian meaning?
I can think of "developer", "maintainer", "policy" and the like.  Are
there enough of these to make it worth having a flag rather than a
textual explanation?

Oliver Elphick                                Oliver.Elphick@lfix.co.uk
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