On Nov 2, 2004, at 10:57 AM, Mark Williamson wrote:
Mark, what I think people are not saying explicitly is that there's a
"boy who cried wolf" syndrome in effect here. Because the constant flow
of requests _comes from you_, those individual requests are not being
treated with the interest or respect they might be if they came from
Guilt by association is not cool, but the effect is real and it is
there. It's an ugly cycle, and we need to break out of it.
Instead of everybody flooding the mailing lists with a lot of petty
back-and-forth over many separate things, node could you please put
together a single list of the languages you'd like to see added? I'll
be happy to add those with individual ISO 639-1 or ISO 639-2 codes, as
is our traditional policy. Anything else needs to be looked at on a
case by case basis.
-- brion vibber (brion @ pobox.com