[Foundation-l] Fundraising banner on the french wikipedia

Florence Devouard Anthere9 at yahoo.com
Wed Nov 12 05:54:38 UTC 2008

Tim Starling wrote:
> Florence Devouard wrote:
>> Hi,
>> For some reasons, the banner at the top of the French wikipedia has been 
>> switched to the english version. That's ridiculous.
>> Who is able to switch it back to the French version and landing to the 
>> French speaking donation page ?
> Sorry about that. It was a bug in Language.php that I introduced at 23:35.
> I thought I had fixed it at 00:20 UTC, but it wasn't fixed and nobody
> re-reported it on #wikimedia-tech until 01:11 UTC. I was busy in the
> interim with a number of other serious site issues.

Nod, thank you for the clarification Tim

> Note that the problem wasn't a lack of respect for the French language,
> rather it was accidental and near-complete breakage of MediaWiki's
> internationalisation functionality.

I saw that. I know enough of German to make the difference from Danish ;-)


> -- Tim Starling
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