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Bug 4267 - Change several languages to right-to-left
Change several languages to right-to-left
Product: Wikimedia
Classification: Unclassified
Language setup (Other open bugs)
All All
: High major with 1 vote (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
Depends on:
Blocks: rtl
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Reported: 2005-12-13 22:52 UTC by Mark
Modified: 2005-12-15 20:32 UTC (History)
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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description Mark 2005-12-13 22:52:35 UTC
The Divehi Wikipedia should be Right-to-Left (like,,,,

There are already Wikipedians in the Maldives who are more 
than ready to get started on this Wikipedia, however, 
since it is currently situated from Left-to-Right, work 
has been much slower than they would like and so far only 
a handful of pages have been created.

The entire site displays incorrectly. Somebody, please 
change the directionality of so they can start 
work on a free, neutral encyclopaedia usable to all 
Maldivians and Dhivehi speakers worldwide.

On a side note, a handful of other WPs need directionality 

ޝުކުރިއްޔާ (shukuriyyaa, Divehi for "thanks")
Comment 1 Mark 2005-12-14 01:34:41 UTC
Changed to "major" because it makes 
that Wikipedia virtually unusable, when 
there are people who are very much 
ready to jump in.
Comment 2 Antoine "hashar" Musso (WMF) 2005-12-14 20:41:11 UTC
Need to create dummy language files.
Comment 3 Antoine "hashar" Musso (WMF) 2005-12-15 20:32:41 UTC
Thanks for the report.

The bug is now fixed in HEAD and rel 1.5. It will be in 1.5.4. I am also
updating wikimedia cluster.

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