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==<span class="mw-customtoggle-graphic">Supporting a multilingual wiki</span>==
 
==<span class="mw-customtoggle-graphic">Supporting a multilingual wiki</span>==
 
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=== Navigation===  
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===Switching pages===  
 
a mechanism to automatically switch between the language versions of a page
 
a mechanism to automatically switch between the language versions of a page
 
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==== Switcher comparison ====
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* '''Languages:''' subpages
 
* '''Languages:''' subpages
 
* '''InterLanguages:''' unrelated pages
 
* '''InterLanguages:''' unrelated pages
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==<span class="mw-customtoggle-useLang">User language support</span>==
 
==<span class="mw-customtoggle-useLang">User language support</span>==
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===Based on system messages===
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===<code><nowiki>{{int:</nowiki>''message name''<nowiki>}}</nowiki></code>===
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===Add or switch content===
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===Support templates/forms===
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==<span class="mw-customtoggle-cats">Category system</span>==
 
==<span class="mw-customtoggle-cats">Category system</span>==
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==<span class="mw-customtoggle-ideas">Further considerations</span>==
 
==<span class="mw-customtoggle-ideas">Further considerations</span>==
 
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==<span class="mw-customtoggle-docu">Documentation</span>==
 
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Latest revision as of 16:42, 17 May 2022

Lunch talk: Multilingual wiki

Supporting a multilingual wiki

Mechanisms to support a multilingual wiki

"Smart" language switchers

Language support

options to define which languages are used in the wiki

Switching pages

a mechanism to automatically switch between the language versions of a page

Tracking

a property that tracks the page language for each page (supported in BlueSpice pro)

fallback: categories track the page language (BlueSpice free)

Support for display title

needed for the subpage-technique

Switcher comparison

  • Languages: subpages
  • InterLanguages: unrelated pages


User language support

Based on system messages

  • imported with language switcher template
  • needs to be checked for {{CONTENTLANGUAGE}}

{{int:message name}}

  • Translates the interface message into the user language
  • {{int:lang}}

Add or switch content

  • Switch the entire page content
  • Show additional content

Support templates/forms

Switch labels

Category system

Multilingual categories

Further considerations

  • Ad-hoc on-page translation (DeepL) -> duplicate page to make translation permanent
  • Improvements to sidebar regarding language support
  • MediaWiki translation extension

Documentation

Helpdesk EN: Multilingual wiki


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