Internationalisation - see InternationalisationEnhancements.

For coding guidelines, please see InternationalisationGuidelines - worth a read as coding for I18N can also prevent other bugs and also helps avoid I18N regressions.

For installation guidelines, see TWiki:TWiki.InstallationWithI18N. InstallationWithI18N InstallationWithI18N

For some selected bugs, see InternationalisationIssues (not maintained very much).

-- RD - 09 Oct 2006

This is Foswiki v1.1.9

Active Items

Id Summary Priority Current State / Waiting for Creation Date Last Edit
Item4419 I18N I18N: Non latin characters in field names break forms
Normal Confirmed 27 Jul 2007 - 12:27 11 Dec 2008 - 16:23
Item5133 I18N Can't save multibyte char names
TWikirev:16002 TWikirev:16001
Normal Confirmed 14 Dec 2007 - 19:22 11 Dec 2008 - 16:23
Item882 I18N TWiki::Render::makeTopicSummary breaks UTF-8
Normal New 08 Nov 2005 - 01:18 11 Dec 2008 - 16:23
Item625 I18N Uploaded filename stripped if special character
Normal Confirmed 01 Jan 2009 - 15:41 06 Jan 2009 - 08:52
Item5566 I18N WikiWords such as VirksomhedskulturÆrø does not work in UTF-8
Normal Confirmed 24 Apr 2008 - 05:35 10 Feb 2010 - 15:28
Item761 I18N WYSIWYG break Chinese chars
distro:a820f29b54a4
Normal Waiting for Release 1.1.0 14 Jan 2009 - 05:29 20 Jun 2010 - 11:10
Item1330 I18N, FoswikiRender Wikiwords with Umlauts arent detected
Normal Confirmed n/a 19 Mar 2009 - 16:44 15 Mar 2011 - 04:16
Item3680 TablePlugin, I18N I18N: Sorting does not match locale settings
Normal New n/a 23 Feb 2007 - 08:38 16 Mar 2011 - 00:31
Item2135 I18N, TOPICLIST TOPICLIST is sorted case sensitive
Low Confirmed n/a 19 Apr 2006 - 22:28 16 Mar 2011 - 00:32
Item1751 I18N, MAKETEXT Escaping the ' sign in all the .po language files wherever escaping is needed
distro:9b3895487742 distro:2e39196d8c58
Normal Confirmed n/a 17 Jun 2009 - 23:05 17 Mar 2011 - 15:41
Item4992 I18N, JavaScript Work out how to translate Javascript strings
Enhancement Confirmed n/a 19 Nov 2007 - 22:33 17 Mar 2011 - 16:10
Item5773 I18N, SEARCH SEARCH on topicinfo.author is near-impossible if cUID contains high-bit (or worse) chars
Normal Confirmed n/a 13 Jul 2008 - 12:23 06 Jul 2011 - 11:39
Item9289 I18N Backlink search is A-Z centric and cannot handle I18N or special characters
distro:9e11f917580f
Normal Confirmed 2.0.0 09 Jul 2010 - 06:13 18 Feb 2012 - 16:15
Item9697 Configure, I18N Enhance i18n infrastructure
distro:c0b3ecb2793f
Enhancement Waiting for Release 1.2.0 16 Sep 2010 - 14:40 22 Oct 2012 - 07:26
Item9955 FoswikiUIRegister, I18N Problem in UserRegistration with generating a WikiName from FirstName and LastName when they include umlaute.
Normal Confirmed n/a 04 Nov 2010 - 14:43 14 Oct 2013 - 21:06
Item12675 I18N normalizeWebTopicName taints its result if UseLocale=1
distro:de522f35e743 distro:8f6f150dd9a6
Normal Waiting for Release 1.2.0 03 Dec 2013 - 20:25 09 Jan 2014 - 23:29
Item10635 I18N Wrong international character display
Urgent Confirmed 2.0.0 14 Apr 2011 - 16:03 14 Mar 2014 - 16:17
Item12812 I18N, FoswikiTime support for localised month names for date comparison
Enhancement Confirmed n/a 21 Mar 2014 - 17:08 21 Mar 2014 - 20:44
Item2574 TinyMCEPlugin, I18N TinyMCEQuickHelp is English only
Low Confirmed n/a 04 Jan 2010 - 09:23 08 Apr 2014 - 03:15
Item10489 FoswikiFunc, FoswikiMeta, FoswikiStore, I18N Meta and Store API's make it extremely hard to open a UTF16 attachment and process it.
Urgent Confirmed 2.0.0 15 Mar 2011 - 05:03 30 May 2014 - 03:44
Item12027 FoswikiLogger, FoswikiUIStatistics, I18N statistics/logfile iterator: not respecting SiteCharset
distro:132db038d1f4 distro:3e50a35b7718 distro:27dda8d2513d LogDispatchContrib:aa9689049e7a distro:537c14671372 distro:ba4949e6ead7
Normal Waiting for Release 1.2.0 02 Aug 2012 - 14:27 17 Jun 2014 - 17:47
Item12115 I18N Compare revisions crashes when header compression is enabled
distro:fbd679ffe2f4 distro:d06a3c8df50a
Urgent Confirmed 2.0.0 03 Oct 2012 - 09:39 08 Jul 2014 - 02:54
Item12705 I18N, WysiwygPlugin Verbatim blocks are corrupted on save by Wysiwyg editor if $Foswiki::cfg{Site}{Locale} = 'utf-8'; (hotfix available)
distro:bba8feccb711 distro:649335e78692 distro:37c2a189e8a7 distro:7eea1db13a51
Urgent Waiting for Release 1.2.0 23 Dec 2013 - 04:27 24 Nov 2014 - 20:23
Item9889 FoswikiUIViewfile, I18N viewfile script fails for attachments on topics with names containing special characters
Normal Confirmed n/a 25 Oct 2010 - 12:58 23 Dec 2014 - 00:45
Item13093 NatSkin, I18N NatSkin Attachments cannot be retrieved when attached to Topic with Umlaut
Normal Confirmed n/a 11 Nov 2014 - 02:21 23 Dec 2014 - 16:43
Item10991 I18N I18N.pm still causes warnings because of uninitialized $tag under perl 5.12
Normal Confirmed n/a 20 Jul 2011 - 10:10 23 Dec 2014 - 17:55
Item11319 I18N if OliverKrüger does not link, and we also don't try OliverKrueger
Enhancement Proposal Required n/a 02 Dec 2011 - 12:03 24 Dec 2014 - 20:58
Item4077 I18N Invalid quoted-printable encoding in mail subject lines
Normal Confirmed n/a 16 May 2007 - 11:28 06 Jan 2015 - 16:51
Item3679 I18N User with I18N UserName and latin LoginName can not get his password
Normal Confirmed n/a 23 Feb 2007 - 08:24 06 Jan 2015 - 17:05
Item5661 I18N, DataForms If form have cyrillic chars in name column can not save data for this row
Normal Confirmed n/a 28 May 2008 - 11:28 06 Jan 2015 - 17:54
Item759 I18N, SEARCH Search was compromised in UTF-8 environment
Normal Confirmed n/a 14 Jan 2009 - 05:05 06 Jan 2015 - 18:06
Item2587 I18N IfStatement breaks when using I18N topic names
TWikirev:10801 TWikirev:10802 TWikirev:10913 TWikirev:10915
Normal Confirmed n/a 04 Jul 2006 - 16:52 06 Jan 2015 - 18:38
Item8414 I18N iso-latin-1 characters in users' wikinames break
Normal Confirmed n/a 22 Jan 2010 - 23:10 07 Jan 2015 - 04:37
Item6025 I18N Twiki encode topic twice to UTF8 for mailresetpassword.tmpl and changeform.tmpl
Normal Confirmed n/a 26 Sep 2008 - 11:31 07 Jan 2015 - 05:11
Item10995 I18N, WysiwygPlugin Wysiwyg destroys umlaute
Normal Confirmed 2.0.0 22 Jul 2011 - 07:48 21 Jan 2015 - 18:58
Item12945 FoswikiRender, I18N Words starting Uppercase and have an umlaut will render to garbage like looking wikiwords.
Normal Waiting for Feedback JanKrueger n/a 20 Jun 2014 - 16:29 09 Feb 2015 - 10:52
Item10933 I18N MAKETEXT silently returns incorrect strings when running from the cmdline
distro:33e06fa2dced
Normal Waiting for Release 1.2.0 30 Jun 2011 - 02:47 11 Feb 2015 - 05:33
Item5437 I18N UTF-8 fixes for Foswiki 2.0 (was Foswiki 1.1 but deferred, was Foswiki 1.0 but deferred, was T4.2 but deferred)
distro:96ad6f119b4d Rev 12691 not found Rev 12692 not found Rev 12696 not found Rev 12697 not found distro:390769313963 distro:09e598b486d0 distro:67e1685de277 distro:6325bc09b81e distro:0920c368b336 distro:b01720dd8499 distro:c6c29ea52600 distro:5b39b20f5f70
Urgent Waiting for Feedback JozefMojzis, OlivierRaginel, PaulHarvey 2.0.0 13 Mar 2008 - 18:21 17 Feb 2015 - 10:30
Item9448 DataForms, I18N Japanese Characters Used as Data FormField names get Garbled
Normal Confirmed n/a 10 Aug 2010 - 14:30 17 Feb 2015 - 16:23
Item12232 FoswikiUsability, I18N, PatternSkin right-to-left Text direction Subskin
Enhancement Confirmed n/a 11 Nov 2012 - 05:29 22 Feb 2015 - 01:13
Item11953 I18N {Site}{Locale} and tainted mode can't be used together. Ship with taint checking disabled.
distro:3d43d90be99c distro:bad3105a314f distro:7e6532f6f5de distro:ee959792d74f distro:2749db74f026
Urgent Waiting for Release 1.2.0 15 Jun 2012 - 12:03 15 Mar 2015 - 02:06
Item12569 I18N, TablePlugin Sorting in tableplugin is wrong in german
distro:f78029f07da1 distro:2749db74f026
Normal Waiting for Release 1.2.0 23 Aug 2013 - 15:34 15 Mar 2015 - 03:12
Item8520 FoswikiRender, I18N localization; bad charset definitions for non english pages (in header and meta)
Normal Confirmed 1.2.1 13 Feb 2010 - 12:50 15 Mar 2015 - 23:25
Item12011 I18N, WysiwygComponent WysiwygPlugin fails to handle parenthesis in some parts of converted text (regex quoting error)
distro:56a2fe85ecfd distro:b7ac69874802
Normal Waiting for Feedback JulianLevens, PaulHarvey, RomanKondakov 1.2.1 24 Jul 2012 - 12:24 21 Mar 2015 - 22:32
Item13302 DataForms, FlexFormPlugin, FoswikiUIEdit, I18N, JQueryPlugin, MoreFormfieldsPlugin CGI-4.11, 4.12, 4.13 breaks utf8 byte strings in data forms
distro:0fe87a427907 distro:385b7c131163 distro:2b20c2d29702 distro:7969788fca0a MoreFormfieldsPlugin:2dceb3f53764 FlexFormPlugin:8b20e71a4741 FlexFormPlugin:92f744d5dd60 distro:833310fb4556 distro:90ed354a19e1
Urgent Waiting for Release 1.2.0 10 Mar 2015 - 13:36 27 Mar 2015 - 09:12
Summary     Confirmed: 4
Confirmed 1.2.1: 1
Confirmed 2.0.0: 5
Confirmed n/a: 20
OlivierRaginel: 1
New: 1
New n/a: 1
PaulHarvey: 1
PaulHarvey 2.0.0: 1
Proposal Required n/a: 1
RomanKondakov 1.2.1: 1
Waiting for Feedback JanKrueger n/a: 1
Waiting for Feedback JozefMojzis: 1
Waiting for Feedback JulianLevens: 1
Waiting for Release 1.1.0: 1
Waiting for Release 1.2.0: 8
01 Jan 2009 - 15:41: 1
02 Aug 2012 - 14:27: 1
02 Dec 2011 - 12:03: 1
03 Dec 2013 - 20:25: 1
03 Oct 2012 - 09:39: 1
04 Jan 2010 - 09:23: 1
04 Jul 2006 - 16:52: 1
04 Nov 2010 - 14:43: 1
08 Nov 2005 - 01:18: 1
09 Jul 2010 - 06:13: 1
10 Aug 2010 - 14:30: 1
10 Mar 2015 - 13:36: 1
11 Nov 2012 - 05:29: 1
11 Nov 2014 - 02:21: 1
13 Feb 2010 - 12:50: 1
13 Jul 2008 - 12:23: 1
13 Mar 2008 - 18:21: 1
14 Apr 2011 - 16:03: 1
14 Dec 2007 - 19:22: 1
14 Jan 2009 - 05:05: 1
14 Jan 2009 - 05:29: 1
15 Jun 2012 - 12:03: 1
15 Mar 2011 - 05:03: 1
16 May 2007 - 11:28: 1
16 Sep 2010 - 14:40: 1
17 Jun 2009 - 23:05: 1
19 Apr 2006 - 22:28: 1
19 Mar 2009 - 16:44: 1
19 Nov 2007 - 22:33: 1
20 Jul 2011 - 10:10: 1
20 Jun 2014 - 16:29: 1
21 Mar 2014 - 17:08: 1
22 Jan 2010 - 23:10: 1
22 Jul 2011 - 07:48: 1
23 Aug 2013 - 15:34: 1
23 Dec 2013 - 04:27: 1
23 Feb 2007 - 08:24: 1
23 Feb 2007 - 08:38: 1
24 Apr 2008 - 05:35: 1
24 Jul 2012 - 12:24: 1
25 Oct 2010 - 12:58: 1
26 Sep 2008 - 11:31: 1
27 Jul 2007 - 12:27: 1
28 May 2008 - 11:28: 1
30 Jun 2011 - 02:47: 1
 

See also: help Support.I18N, download Extensions.I18N, code Development.I18N
Topic revision: r4 - 13 Jan 2009, WillNorris
 

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