fedoraproject wiki has problem with Japanese browser

Yoshihiro Totaka romttrom at ybb.ne.jp
Sat Oct 15 21:45:20 UTC 2005

Dear Patrick,

Thanks for working on this issue. It would be great if this problem is 
fixed before shutting down of fedora.redhat.com.

Thank you and Best Regard,
Yoshihiro Totaka

Patrick Barnes wrote:
> Yoshihiro Totaka wrote:
>> Hi,
>> This mail is just to inform you that fedora project wiki has a problem 
>> showing front page of the wiki with Japanese localised browsers.
>> Localized browser shows the below page,
>> http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/%e3%83%95%e3%83%ad%e3%83%b3%e3%83%88%e3%83%9a%e3%83%bc%e3%82%b8 
>> instead of correct
>> http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FrontPage
>> I submitted on bugzilla. (This is the first time I am submitting a 
>> bug, so please forgive me of awful title...)
>> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=170892
>> If possible, could you please fix this bug before abolishing 
>> fedora.redhat.com, otherwise many Japanese will think Fedora web page 
>> is hacked or dead. Localized browsers are in IE in Windows and Firefox 
>> in Fedora with Japanese language as a default.
>> Thank you in advance!
>> Regards,
>> Yoshihiro Totaka
> This is a known problem for browsers set to many languages.  MoinMoin, 
> the wiki software that powers fedoraproject.org's wiki, attempts to 
> translate 'FrontPage' for browsers set to languages other than English.  
> It isn't a bug, just part of the configuration of MoinMoin.  Work is 
> already underway to remedy this.

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