[development] Is there a guide to working with languages in D7 ?

Jennifer Hodgdon yahgrp at poplarware.com
Tue Dec 7 15:52:56 UTC 2010

The recommendations for how to make your modules/site translatable 
have not changed much if at all between Drupal 6 and Drupal 7, and the 
documentation has not been added to recently, as far as I know.

The documentation related to languages is in these sections of the 
http://drupal.org/node/324602 (Working with Languages in the admin 
"Structure" handbook).
http://drupal.org/node/322729 (Localization API in the module dev 
http://drupal.org/node/303984 (Multilingual Support in the module dev 


On 12/7/2010 2:57 AM, Greenman wrote:
> After working in D7 for a few months now, I have to admit to still being a
> little confused about when to use which language. Is there a write-up
> somewhere that can define some best practice ?
> I would like to make sure that I develop my site to work properly in
> multiple languages, but, the language system still feels like a blur.

Jennifer Hodgdon * Poplar ProductivityWare
Drupal web sites and custom Drupal modules

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