[vdr] [RFC] Shutdown rewrite for 1.5.x, version 0.4 - Finnish i18n

Marko Mäkelä marko.makela at hut.fi
Tue Feb 20 21:43:28 CET 2007


On Tue, Feb 20, 2007 at 08:36:49AM -0800, VDR User wrote:
> On 2/20/07, Marko Mäkelä <marko.makela at hut.fi> wrote:
> >
> >Would it be enough to say "%s wakes up"?
> 
> 
> That's fine if you don't mind using poor grammar.  For example, "femon wakes
> up?" makes absolutely no sense.

All languages I know allow a proper name as a subject.  For example,
"vdr wakes up" makes as much sense as "femon wakes up".  Okay, proper
names are usually spelled with a capital letter, and acronyms are often
all-caps.  (To my understanding, femon stands for "front-end monitor".)

	Marko



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