Problem

A lot of strings in install|update subsystems are not translatable

Solution

1) Maintenance page titles
2) Task lists
3) Installer messages

Files: 
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#1 1703346-d8mi-install-1.patch2.9 KBandypost
PASSED: [[SimpleTest]]: [MySQL] 37,220 pass(es). View

Comments

andypost’s picture

Status: Active » Needs review
Issue tags: +D8MI
FileSize
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PASSED: [[SimpleTest]]: [MySQL] 37,220 pass(es). View

A first steps, probably this looks like meta issue

Gábor Hojtsy’s picture

Status: Needs review » Needs work

A key reason for the update system not using t() is that the locale database can change in updates. Also, using t() direct in the installer could cause DB issues if the page is displayed before the DB is set up. This might or might not be mitigated by the recent changes with locale caching. So I'm not really sure how much if any can we 'fix' of this. Its a matter of the system running its own updates and install that makes us very cautious to run "complex" things like t() that use the database, language list, etc.

YesCT’s picture

Gábor Hojtsy’s picture

YesCT’s picture

Status: Needs work » Postponed
YesCT’s picture

Issue summary: View changes
Status: Postponed » Needs work

not sure if this is still relevant, but the other issue is done.

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