[development] collectigng i18n use cases, and systems to learn from

Dries Buytaert dries.buytaert at gmail.com
Thu Oct 5 15:14:51 UTC 2006

On 04 Oct 2006, at 22:52, Gabor Hojtsy wrote:
> It is now official that I am going to attempt to write my diploma  
> about Drupal Internationalization. I have confirmation from my  
> university and my consultant there that I will work on Drupal i18n  
> as my DIY project in this semester (10-17 weeks) and then the  
> semester coming after that, preparing my diploma. To make this  
> diploma worthy, I need to do this *right* (and I also need to be  
> somewhat self-focused, so that I can show that *I* have done  
> significant work in the project, not just showing off with what the  
> community produced). That said, I plan to go through

I believe that the only way to get i18n right, is to get it (partly)  
into Drupal core.  Specific i18n workflow issues can be implemented  
in the contributions repository but the storage/retrieval mechanism  
should be wired into core.

Cool stuff, Gabor.

Dries Buytaert  ::  http://www.buytaert.net/

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