🇩🇪 Kontext: Ich wünschte Mastodon hätte ein Feld für die Sprache des Toots, so dass ich einfach je nach Thema die Sprache wechseln kann.
🇬🇧 Context: I wish Mastodon had a field to select the language of an individual Toot, so I could easily switch languages depending on the context.
@bascht I do not speak German but my browser (Vivaldi - also the company I work for) will auto-translate selected text in a side panel. I use this frequently and while it has the same failing as all automatic translations it is workable for many situations if a little caution and thought is used. Thus I am not too concerned with following people who use other languages.
Ich habe „Tagebuch eines Zwangsarbeiters“ von Jan Bazuin gelesen. https://lesetagebu.ch/eintrag/51558
One thing is clear: the dream/temptation to "scale up" is poison. But it's unclear what's left. We end up with a few people scattered in a humongous state space mostly building stuff for ourselves, nibbling at the margins of the software industrial complex, while unable to actually extricate ourselves from it.
You can have both kinds of software, the kind that's unreliable because the authors are indifferent/malicious or the kind that's unreliable because the authors don't have enough support.
Spent a few hours on polishing scanberry UI and UX. Still needs lots of work in the configuration deparment, but it's doing it's job. \o/
Ops person. Software janitor. What ever works for you.
en_GB & de_DE
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