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Re: snippets

Dylan Thurston <dpt@math.harvard.edu> a tapoté :

> On 2003-09-29, Barak Pearlmutter <barak@cs.may.ie> wrote:
> > (2) No practical problems have arisen from allowing snippets to be
> >  included.  No one has proposed any gedanken practical problem.
> OK, here's one: what if the Japanese government wants to make a
> completely localised version of emacs?  They would be unable to,
> because they would not be able to translate the GNU Manifesto, which
> does not yet have an official translation into Japanese.  They could
> probably prepare a summary in Japanese, but that is different from
> giving a translation.

They can provide a translated version. They only must add the original
text along, which is not a real burden with this kind of documents (it
does not change the usability). 

Can you provide a real use case where the GNU Manifesto is really a
trouble for the user?

Mathieu Roy
  Not a native english speaker: 

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