Re: C16/Plus4

From: Marko Mäkelä <>
Date: Tue, 1 Nov 2011 12:43:41 +0200
Message-ID: <20111101104341.GC11343@x60s>
On Tue, Nov 01, 2011 at 10:19:16AM -0000, Richard Atkinson wrote:
>I would be interested in hearing any stories you have about adapting 
>Commodore machines for the French market.

One interesting anecdote might be this: Is the PET a naughty word in 
French? Did this affect the marketing in some way?

For comparison, the VIC-20 was renamed to the VC-20 in German markets, 
because the German pronounciation of V as F would make VIC pronounced as 
the English F word.


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