[Mailman-Developers] Suggestion to add multiple language support

Thomas Wouters thomas@xs4all.net
Wed, 18 Jul 2001 13:45:49 +0200

On Wed, Jul 18, 2001 at 05:44:33PM +0800, Max Yu wrote:

> Currently Mailman only supports English, this is not very 
> convenient to average people living outside English spoken
> countries. So maybe it will be great help if Mailman can
> support other languages, and let users choose which language
> he wants to use.

> I guess this may need to add more templates directory in the
> source tree, one directory for a language. Or something like
> that. 

You need to check out the Mailman 2.1 CVS tree or the 2.1a2 release. It has
full internationalization support. Lists can have a default language (for
the listinfo page and such), and users can select their own languages, which
overrides the list language.

> I can help to write templates for Simplified Chinese, if you
> need it.

I'm sure that would be much appreciated.

Thomas Wouters <thomas@xs4all.net>

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