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Month: August 2012

Re: [trinity-devel] LiMux draft

From: Darrell Anderson <humanreadable@...>
Date: Mon, 13 Aug 2012 13:11:34 -0700 (PDT)
> > Although the email will be written in English, what is an appropriate
> > German salutation and closing? Culturally, would using German appear as a
> > gesture of good will or not?
> I think it will not. english is the commonly accepted language for international
> communications in IT, everything else would have a smell of 'anbiedern' :)
> (not sure how to translate that :)

I get the idea. "Sucking up" or "brown nose" might be an equivalent English meaning. :-) That is what we needed to know. Thanks.