Free Software Empowers African Languages
Jul 13, 2007, 04:30 (0 Talkback[s])
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[ Thanks to Dwayne
Bailey for this link. ]
"At the Pan African Localisation workshop and Blitz held in
Morocco in February 2007, various Africans gathered to discuss
localisation. As a practical component of this gathering
Translate.org.za lead an exercise to create locales for the various
languages spoken by participants at the event.
"Once again Free and Open Source software demonstrated its power
by allowing people to change software to meet their needs, instead
of hoping that one day a proprietary vendor might care enough to
meet their needs..."