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Old 09-07-2005, 01:49 PM   #1
Klaus Schnorr
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languages of linux: which languages can be choosen in suse and red-hat distributions?

Normally an operating systems comes in English or German. For which languages was linux developed? Lets say I would buy it from a distributor in Germany. Will I encounter also languages like French, Russian, Spanish?
Old 09-07-2005, 04:21 PM   #2
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If you buy SUSE Linux professional you get a choice of dozens of languages. All major European languages plus Arabic, Hebrew, Japanese, Chinese, Korean ... There will be a full list of languages on or if you're really that iterested.
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It's not just the MAJOR but also all the MINOR languages of the world. Linux is very democratic in that and other ways.
Old 09-10-2005, 02:19 AM   #4
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Thanks for your answers. It was helpful to me.


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