Subject: Re: uwscons [was Re: sysinst from arabic]
To: Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Mike M. Volokhov <email@example.com>
Date: 04/06/2005 10:32:57
On Tue, 5 Apr 2005 23:21:04 +0200 (CEST)
Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Tue, 5 Apr 2005, kamel derouiche wrote:
> > i would like work in arabisation of sysinst and i
> > would like that one perssonne he orient
> > me i thnik that arabisation sysinst will can for me
> > generalisation using netbsd
> Have you looked at uwscons, how well it supports arabic (right to left
> writing, charsets, character encodings)?
> How about locales - so far sysinst uses mostly ISO8859-1 encoding as far
> as I understand, and what you want is something wildly different.
> I'm afraid a lot of work needs to be put into the infrastructure here
> before you can start the translation work.
Seems that's true.
But on the other hand, such work fairly possible on uwscons rather
standard wscons, isn't it?