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Opened 4 years ago

Closed 2 years ago

Last modified 2 years ago

#19432 closed defect (bug) (duplicate)

[SITE] Belguim IP shows only French version?

Reported by: jonezjea Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: minor Version:
Component: WordPress.org site Keywords:
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When a Belgium IP address goes to the English version of the WP.org site I shows that WordPress is also in French. But we have also Dutch & German in this country. So I was thinking: why not display the message as follows:

'click here if you want WordPress in another language' and this takes you to a page where all languages are listed. That way a user that is at holidays in China easily find his French or German version.

Change History (6)

#1 @SergeyBiryukov
4 years ago

  • Milestone changed from Awaiting Review to WordPress.org

#2 @johnbillion
4 years ago

Those messages are shown based on your browser's language settings, not your IP or location. So if you add Dutch and German to your browser's accepted languages, they'll show up too (if they're available).

#3 follow-up: @jonezjea
4 years ago

Well, I use Google Chrome (17.0.942.0 Beta) in Dutch... and it displays that WP is also in French but it doesn't show it is in Dutch.

#4 in reply to: ↑ 3 @SergeyBiryukov
4 years ago

Replying to jonezjea:

it displays that WP is also in French but it doesn't show it is in Dutch.

Confirmed. I've added Dutch (nl), German (de) and French (fr) locales in Firefox options, and WordPress.org only shows "WordPress is also available in Deutsch and Français."

#5 @samuelsidler
2 years ago

  • Milestone WordPress.org deleted
  • Status changed from new to closed

Migrated to #meta108.

#6 @SergeyBiryukov
2 years ago

  • Resolution set to duplicate
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