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Re: An Islamic point - about a game
- To: General Arabization Discussion <general at arabeyes dot org>
- Subject: Re: An Islamic point - about a game
- From: Mohammed Yousif <mhdyousif at gmx dot net>
- Date: Sun, 7 Dec 2003 19:11:47 +0200
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On Monday 08 December 2003 11:20, Arafat Medini wrote:
> > Your comments, and do I need to file a bug report with freeciv?
> Hmm does Mohammed necessarily means the prophet? there are many omayyad
> and abbasid khalifs called Mohammad...
> Umar, well I don't know... Is Umar a prophet? I don't think so...
That's a little funny. We all know what they meant by these
Anyway, I wouldn't mind if they used them in the condition that they
show enough respect for those names (i.e. not using them as
a game character the player controls ..etc)
> And all in all no one plays Freeciv anyway, even in the linux
> community, so it would be more interesting to mail the developers with
> some historical facts to make them now a little bit about our history
> instead of filing a bug report.
> Knowledge is far better then bugs...
Agreed, and anyway I once saw in the official Civilization site some
history notes and they were really honest (original Civilization game
makers) only that they give a few fake pictures for the prophet and Abo
Bakr Al-Seddeek that is hand drawn I think.
We _will_ restore OUR Jerusalem.