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Re: "Software" and its translations (was: A possible GFDL compromise: a proposal)

On Mon, 2003-09-22 at 20:44, Branden Robinson wrote:

> On Mon, Sep 22, 2003 at 01:51:14PM +0200, Roland Mas wrote:
> > - "un logiciel" can even be used to mean "a software program", whereas
> >   the phrase "a software" sounds awkward to me in English (but then
> >   again, I'm not a native English speaker, and maybe "software" is a
> >   countable noun -- can you say "two softwares"?).
> No.  "Software" is a collective noun, like "information" or "stuff".
..."The Debian Free Stuff Guidelines (DFSG)"...

Ya know, it just *might* work :o)

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Had strange things happen?  Are you going round the twist?

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