[Matroska-devel] Japanese translations

Liisachan Liisachan at faireal.net
Thu Mar 31 15:14:07 CEST 2005


This might be very trivial, I don't mean to be picky,
but it'd be advisable to use "jpn" instead of "jap" to avoid any 
possible misunderstanding.

ordinary people (including myself) usually don't care,
but technically, "jap" is *doubly* offensive slang

 (a) "Japanese"

(b) "Jewish woman"

I guess that's why the ISO 3-letter code is JPN,
for "political correctness."

Best regards,


Steve Lhomme <steve.lhomme at free.fr> wrote:

> Hi Yudai,
> Again, thanks for your great work. There is just a little thing you 
> didn't notice. When you add a language page that was not existing, you 
> need to update this page and the same page in other languages too. You 
> add to add this line at the top (with the others) :
> <!--#set var="jap" value="yes" -->
> I'm going to add it for the ones you added yesterday.
> cya
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