[Launchpad-users] Chromium browser now translatable in Launchpad

lafeber-dumoleyn2 lafeber-dumoleyn2 at zonnet.nl
Mon Dec 13 08:38:13 GMT 2010


I think people should be free to choose which browser they want to use. 
Our task is to translate Chromium, not to decide which browser will be 
the default.
Hannie


Op 12-12-10 23:57, Valter Mura schreef:
> In data sabato 11 dicembre 2010 16:18:16, Khaled Hosny ha scritto:
>
>>> And by the way, as someone has already asked me already, this is not
>>> part of any plans to make Chromium the default browser for Ubuntu. While
>>> being community-translatable will certainly help as a plus point if this
>>> is discussed in the future, it is unrelated to the more general decision
>>> on the default desktop browser.
>> Sorry if I offended any one, my comment was about making chromium the
>> default browser, not directed to any ones comment, sorry again. I'm not
>> a native English speaker either, so I didn't realise how strong the
>> words I used.
>>
>> My concern is that chromium on Linux, unlike on Windows, has serious RTL
>> and complex text layout issues, all have been reported for months now,
>> and not yet fixed, so replacing a browser with excellent language
>> support with a broken one is a step backwards and whoever is taking that
>> decision should consider that.
>>
> And I seriously hope, as per David's words, that FF will never be replaced by
> Chromium...
>




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