Opened 9 years ago

Closed 9 years ago

Last modified 9 years ago

#1263 closed defect (bug) (wontfix)

Plugin Directory - Languages strings

Reported by: ramiy's profile ramiy Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Component: Plugin Directory Keywords:


Plugins translated to other languages has a new text:

Languages: Also available in Català, Dansk, English (Australia), English (UK), Español, and 10 other languages.

it's very informative but in local plugin page the language strings are not translatable.

Attaching two screenshot, EN plugin page and HE plugin page.

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Change History (8)

9 years ago

9 years ago

#2 @ramiy
9 years ago

I would like to translate the languages to hebrew. Otherwise it looks weird.

#3 @Otto42
9 years ago

This is intentional. The names of other languages should be in their native language, not in the language of the site. The point being that if you use another language, you should recognize your languages name in that list, which you might not do if it is translated.

For example, "Dansk" does not show up as "Danish" on the English page. Nor should it.

#4 @ramiy
9 years ago

Not sure I agree with you.

#5 @Otto42
9 years ago

  • Resolution set to wontfix
  • Status changed from new to closed

#6 @samuelsidler
9 years ago

Fwiw, I disagree with why this was closed. If we're going to have languages in a sentence they should be localized. In the case of the English plugin directory, that would be in English. That said, I think this is a wontfix in favor of #1259, where we should list all locales in the sidebar, in their native name.

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