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2007-10-11 07:15:01.041686-07 by Dan Lyke 1 comments

Great little article on localization. Well worth reaading if you're contemplating translating software to other languages.

Apologies to whomever I lifted this off of for the lack of credit, it was in my morning RSS feed but I'm not sure where.

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#Comment Re: made: 2007-10-12 22:58:32.846136-07 by: dexev

One of my roles at work is translator-herder and i18n-markuper, and the issues in his story just don't come up as a practical matter. Perhaps my experience is atypical, but it seems like the author has picked the wrong side of the 80/20 rule on this one.

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