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From Kay Schenk <>
Subject Re: [DL] question concerning NL downloads...or not
Date Fri, 04 May 2012 16:00:53 GMT
On Thu, May 3, 2012 at 11:48 PM, Jürgen Lange <> wrote:

> Hello Kay,
> +1
> This is a good idea.
> Jürgen
> Am 04.05.2012 00:59, schrieb Kay Schenk:
>  Just a quick philosophical questions for the upcoming 3.4 download.
>> Right now, as I relayed in a previous message, I commented out ALL the
>> language entries for which we have do not have packs available on our
>> Apache mirror setup. What this means is that folks with a language string
>> identifier which we are no longer supporting will probably end up on the
>> "other.html" page, which is in English.
>> Another option would be to setup the language array by placing them back
>> in
>> the process, and,  instead of commenting them out, indicate through one of
>> the flags already available that the release for the language is NOT
>> available on the mirror system, as many of them were already. Folks will
>> then be sent back to their current native language site. There, of course,
>> they will not find an update, but they won't be any worse off than they
>> are
>> now in some respects.
>> Any thoughts on this? Is the latter alternative more desirable -- or not.
> Yes, and as Marcus just left ALL the languages in the new "other" page,
this would more or less make things consistent. OK, will do.


"Well, life has a funny way of sneaking up on you
 And life has a funny way of helping you out
 Helping you out."
                            -- "Ironic", Alanis Morissette

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