[Pkg-ime-devel] Bug#644361: Bug#644361: Bug#644361: Bug#644361: fcitx: Typos in package description

Aron Xu happyaron.xu at gmail.com
Sat Nov 19 00:44:15 UTC 2011

On Sat, Nov 19, 2011 at 07:52, Justin B Rye <jbr at edlug.org.uk> wrote:
> Aron Xu wrote:
>> Thanks for all your help! I'm going to follow your advices and change
>> the description
>> :
>> Description: Flexible Input Method Framework
> The long description looks good, but given that this synopsis
> obviously isn't telling us what fcitx stands for, it doesn't need
> capital letters - the usual rules would make it:
>  Description: flexible input method framework

Will change it at next upload.

> Of course this now leaves the name as a bit of a mystery, but it might
> take more time than it's worth to explain that, if it now stands for
> Free/Flexible/Friendly Chinese/Character/Customizable
> Input/Interaction/Indication Toy/Tool/Technology of/for
> X11/Xenography/uniX!

There is still no agreement with upstream that what should be the
final explanation of "Fcitx", so we'd just wait...

Aron Xu

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