The rules for collation are indeed per language and they are defined in the
CLDR or the Common Locale Data Repository. CLDR data is already used in some
of the extensions developed at translatewiki,net.. Maintaining CLDR data
only once makes sense imho.
2009/5/12 Platonides <Platonides(a)gmail.com>
Lars Aronsson wrote:
This can be done with bots, for sure, if we agree
that it should
be done. Is this something we should strive for? Has any language
of Wikipedia (or Wikinews or...) already started to do this?
Perhaps each language.php could define a function to transform the
titles from whatever rules its language uses to ones sorting 'right'
in binary mysql.
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