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Re: DRAFT: End-User Application Comparisons

Hilaire Fernandes wrote:
>    Some aspects to address include similarity to mainstream
>    applications (design and features), compatibility with related
>    applications (eg file formats), learning curve, robustness, speed,
>    documentation/support, cost/licensing, interface (command-line,
>    gui, web, etc), and ease of configuration.
> An important point to consider for non english speaking end users : is the
> application i18 ? If so which locale exist ?
> As a teacher this is alway a point I take in consideration.

Because the installation is very much based on
Red Hat it's not. There is a lot of work to do to 
make RH install really support i18n. We have currently
a fully functional Swedish and Finnish RH install but
it's more like a hack.


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