1. Re: Fwd: SVN Translation (Karl Heinz Marbaise)
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Fri Jul 8 14:57:43 CDT 2005
I too became aware of the German translation - so my question to the
team of authors - knowing that cross-national negotiations between
publishing houses regarding translations can be complex - is this:
Before we re-start, can we be sure that an independent translation can
be published online without contention? And perhaps more importantly -
is it the wish of the authors - - that a brandnew translation be
> From: Karl Heinz Marbaise <khmarbaise at gmx.de>
> Subject: Re: Fwd: SVN Translation
> To: "C. Michael Pilato" <cmpilato at red-bean.com>
> Cc: svnbook-dev <svnbook-dev at red-bean.com>, gisela.strauss at gmail.com,
> gerhard.oettl.ml at oesoft.at
> The efforts in translating the Subversion book had been stopped, cause
> O'Reilley has brought out an german version of the book "Version control
> with Subversion" so i had decided not to continue the translation.
> I have thought about that situation and had come to the result
> that this is not a satisfying state.
> I thought about copyright issues if we continue our translation...., but
> i have decided to continue the translation to have a free available
> german version of the original users guide in the spirit of free software.
> So if someone would like to help any help is appreceated.
> So i hope we can restart the translation of the book within the
> following days on the 1.1 book.
> Kinde Regards.
> Karl Heinz Marbaise
> Software Entwicklungs- und Beratungs Service http://www.soebes.de
> Dipl.Ing.(FH) Karl Heinz Marbaise email: info at soebes.de
> Tel.: +49 (0) 241 / 16 91 210 ICQ#: 135949029
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