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Re: Package Maintainers Flags policy





On Wed, 20 May 2009, Kevin Kofler wrote:

Seth Vidal wrote:
If a program means to say "choose your language" then they should say
"choose your language". Not "choose a flag from a linguistically
homogenous country".

and Matthew Garrett wrote:
There isn't a 1:1 mapping between flags and languages, and arguably an
educational suite should be avoiding encouraging that confusion in
children.

And how do you expect a child below reading age to read what you're writing
on the screen? Because that's the target userbase of GCompris.


But you expect the child to recognize the flag of their country? sigh, cmon..

A child who can't read needs to be taught by an adult, who, in theory, can.

-sv


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