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Bug 4092 - patch: Inherit uselang in Special:Userlogin for non-English speakers
patch: Inherit uselang in Special:Userlogin for non-English speakers
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
User login and signup (Other open bugs)
unspecified
All All
: Normal enhancement with 1 vote (vote)
: ---
Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
: patch, patch-need-review
Depends on:
Blocks:
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Reported: 2005-11-27 15:20 UTC by Tietew
Modified: 2006-07-04 08:50 UTC (History)
0 users

See Also:
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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


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Inherit uselang in Special:Userlogin for non-English speakers (1.36 KB, patch)
2005-11-27 15:21 UTC, Tietew
Details

Description Tietew 2005-11-27 15:20:51 UTC
In international projects, i.e. Wikimedia Commons, some non-English speaker will
hesitate to create his/her account.

S/he must login via English interface and change his/her interface language to
his/her native language under English preference screen.
# Most Japanese users say, "I cannot login because Commons is English" ...

This patch affects as follows if uselang=xx present:
1. Add uselang=xx to the action URI to inherit interface language.
2. When creating account, set the user's interface language to uselang.
Comment 1 Tietew 2005-11-27 15:21:40 UTC
Created attachment 1108 [details]
Inherit uselang in Special:Userlogin for non-English speakers
Comment 2 lɛʁi לערי ריינהארט 2005-11-28 18:39:10 UTC
This patch is active at
http://test.wikipedia.jp/edit/special:Userlogin?uselang=en
http://test.wikipedia.jp/edit/special:Userlogin?uselang=he

Thanks Tietew! regards reinhardt [[user:gangleri]]
Comment 3 Rob Church 2006-07-04 08:50:02 UTC
The login language links selector implements this.

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