User talk:Goncalopp

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Your user page[edit]

Hi; I just moved what I presume you meant to be your user page, goncalopp, to User:Goncalopp. Personal pages don't belong in the main article space; the User: prefix indicates the user space (as with User talk:). Anyway, that's a very nice case mod! Cheers, -- Hadal 05:50, 27 Mar 2005 (UTC)

Panserbjorn/born[edit]

no it looks like you must be right, if it cites it in other places. although i DO have the book in front of me and it writes it consistently, and not just in one place, without a j. i have the original UK version of northern lights, let me see.. published by Scholastic Ltd. / Point, 1998 edition. ie not translated. i dont know why there's this inconsistency, but to tell you the truth, i always thought it had a J too, and i always pronounced it as such, but then i looked in my book and was pretty struck by the consistent lack of a J. you decide.

Modding[edit]

I found this page because of a question in the general help area, then I added some stuff myself, because much of my IT career has been in the legal modifying of licensed derivative software, and my employers have been involved in the modifying of hardware that many people might not associate with the notion of modifying.

I also enjoy simulation games, have both designed some of my own, and modified others, where it was my understanding that modifying was an entirely approved activity by the game publisher. I have also been involved in the organization of games conventions, where I have discovered that different game companies have totally different notions of what is an approved use of their games.

Then I took a look at prior editors and thought I would give y"all a heads up that I had made some mods to this article on mods to try to clarify notions of where this is a very bad thing to do vs. ho hum so mundane as to be no question but that it is perfectly legitimate activity. AlMac|(talk) 21:35, 23 October 2005 (UTC)

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Olá Goncalopp,

Eu reparei que está a contribuir em artigos relacionados com a lusofonia e gostaria de convidá-lo para participar na Wikipédia em português, actualmente temos mais de 135 mil artigos. Sua ajuda será muito bem vinda.

Se por acaso tiver algum problema ou dúvida deixe uma mensagem na minha página de discussão.

Continue com esse bom trabalho,

Rei-artur 22:31, 21 May 2006 (UTC)

hi[edit]

Hi. I found you in categories of users who can contribute in English and Portuguese. I myself am a native speaker of English, but I'm well on my way to learning Portuguese. Just check out my user page and talk page, and join in any of the discussions. To keep updated, you can even put a watch on my user page, which will automatically watch my talk page. :-) learnportuguese (talk) 18:43, 8 February 2008 (UTC)

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