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Re: Fw: F9 and website translations



On Sat, 2008-05-10 at 19:13 +0200, Thomas Canniot wrote:
> We were talking about Fedora 9 website translation...
> 
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> Date: Thu, 8 May 2008 09:54:22 +0200
> De: Thomas Canniot <thomas canniot mrtomlinux org>
> À: fedora-trans-list redhat com
> Sujet: Re: F9 and website translations
> 
> 
> Le Thu, 8 May 2008 02:19:13 +0800,
> "Guokai Han" <dev hgk gmail com> a écrit :
> 
> > 3.What means "Make waves" in "Fedora 9.  Make waves."? "兴风作浪"?
> 
> I personaly don't really like this "make waves" as it is a negative
> expression : "to shock or upset people with something new or
> different." [1]
> 
> Do we really want people to say Fedora 9 upset me ? I don't think so :)
> Could it be "the new wave" instead ?

"Making waves" is only negative if change is negative. Its full meaning
is "Act as an agent for change".

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Ignacio Vazquez-Abrams <ivazqueznet gmail com>

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