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+What's this file about?
+-----------------------
+This file lists all external people that have contributed to this project.
+
+
+
+Testers (sorted by name):
+--------------------------
+These people have contributed to Geany by testing the software,
+reporting problems and making useful suggestions.
+Frank Lanitz <frank@partysoke.de>
+
+
+Translators (sorted by language):
+----------------------------------
+These people have translated Geany to foreign languages.
+
+
+
+Other contributors (sorted by name):
+------------------------------------
+
+