[Foundation-l] elections

Guillaume Paumier guillom.pom at gmail.com
Sat Apr 7 08:06:21 UTC 2007

On 4/7/07, Erik Moeller <erik at wikimedia.org> wrote:
> On 4/7/07, Guillaume Paumier <guillom.pom at gmail.com> wrote:
> > To the future candidates: respect the work of translators. Last time,
> some
> > candidates largely exceeded the characters limit. Their statements were
> > however translated because the translators felt a moral obligation to
> > translate them. Though, such an attitude from candidates shows a
> disrespect
> > to our volunteer translators. So, if you long to be a community
> > representative, first respect the community by following these simple
> rules.
> > Thanks.
> Sure - though there is no reason why candidates should not be allowed
> to make extended statements on a separate page, which may be
> translated into fewer languages.

Or not translated at all. Or (more likely) translated once all other
statements have been translated.

Guillaume Paumier

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