Page MenuHomePhabricator

Add multi-language support to Primerpedia
Closed, ResolvedPublic


Primerpedia was built as a simple demo, so it was hardcoded to load articles from English Wikipedia.

The goal of this task is to implement support for fetching content from other language Wikipedias.

Note: This task was part of the "Primerpedia improvements" project, carried out during the Wikimedia Hackathon 2019. Project poster:

This task was originally reported at the GitHub repo, as issue #9.

Event Timeline

Restricted Application added a subscriber: Aklapper. · View Herald TranscriptMay 19 2019, 8:06 PM
waldyrious triaged this task as Medium priority.May 19 2019, 8:07 PM
waldyrious added a project: I18n.
waldyrious updated the task description. (Show Details)
waldyrious closed this task as Resolved.May 19 2019, 8:14 PM

This is now done, with the merge of PR #60.

The feature was implemented mostly by Witia1 (User:Witia?); my participation was primarily in technical discussions about design and implementation, code review, and minor tweaks to the code.

waldyrious updated the task description. (Show Details)May 19 2019, 10:24 PM
waldyrious updated the task description. (Show Details)May 21 2019, 6:54 AM