[links-list] Re: Links 2.0pre6 - Cyrillic :-(

aludal aludal at softhome.net
Mon Nov 4 13:21:47 PST 2002


В сообщении от 4 Ноябрь 2002 10:36 вы написали:
> On 04/11/2002 13:22:33 links-list-bounce wrote:
> >* On 2002-11-04 12:53
> >* aludal <aludal at softhome.net> wrote:
>
> [snip]
>
> >> Prosit!
> >
> >"Pros(i)t!" is what one would says immediately before a full glass of
> >Vodka suddenly becomes an empty one. (a gourmet wouldn't say that if
> >he drinks a good wine). Outside of that context it is used in terms
> >like "Na dann mal prost (Mahlzeit!)".
> >
> >An administrator that is told migration from an S/390 to a cluster of
> >ordinary PCs running Windows XP might utter:
> >
> >"The S/390 will be removed thursday next week? Na dann mal pros(i)t
> >(Mahlzeit!)" - "Pros(i)t  can have quite negative implications.
>
> Especially "Prost", which means "stupid" in Romanian.
> Let's stick to Prosit and alcoholic context, and we'll be safe :-)
> Cheers !
LOL! That's a good one! BTW, are all Romanian/other EasternEuropean characters 
in place? Consider using PfaEdit to produce missing pngs and donate them to 
the project (with whatever alcoholic content of your liking;-)
AU
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