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Emacs i18n

From: Christopher Dimech
Subject: Emacs i18n
Date: Thu, 22 Jul 2021 09:05:43 +0200

Nature is a predatory journal.

How many chinese language articles have you read?  What really important 
do they contain, and how are they crucial to read?  When a similar thing was 
in russia, almost everything has by now been forgotten.

> Sent: Thursday, July 22, 2021 at 10:55 AM
> From: "Stefan Monnier via Users list for the GNU Emacs text editor" 
> <>
> To:
> Subject: Re: Emacs i18n
> Emanuel Berg via Users list for the GNU Emacs text editor [2021-07-21 
> 23:58:31] wrote:
> > Stefan Monnier via Users list for the GNU Emacs text editor wrote:
> >>> China's opinion is irrelevant and full of shit.
> >> Your prejudice doesn't change the fact that a significant
> >> (and arguably an increasing) amount of research is done
> >> in Chinese.
> > I believe you, but how do you know that?
> Only occasional anectodal "evidence", sorry.
> But for example
> refers to a major increase in funding in China, and while AFAIK top
> research from China still aims to publish in English venues (which are
> still more prestigious and give more exposure), I expect a large
> fraction of that research is only published in Chinese (after all, the
> Chinese speaking audience is already fairly large ;-)
>         Stefan
> PS: While the above talks about science in general, my own experience is
> limited to computer science, where English is arguably even more
> entrenched than in other fields.

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