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Lithuanian Category Collation: Articles starting with y grouped together with articles starting with i, but those are two different letters
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Example: category "Social networks" https://lt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kategorija:Socialiniai_tinklai has an article "Youtube" listed under I (capital i) while it should be under Y.

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Nomad created this task.Apr 11 2020, 8:56 AM
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Nomad renamed this task from Articles starting with y are being grouped together with articles starting with i but those are two different letters to Articles starting with y are being grouped together with articles starting with i on Lithuanian wikipedia, but those are two different letters .Apr 11 2020, 8:57 AM
Aklapper renamed this task from Articles starting with y are being grouped together with articles starting with i on Lithuanian wikipedia, but those are two different letters to Lithuanian Category Collation: Articles starting with y grouped together with articles starting with i, but those are two different letters.Apr 11 2020, 9:14 AM
Aklapper added a project: MediaWiki-Categories.

Hi @Nomad, thanks for taking the time to report this and welcome to Wikimedia Phabricator!

Quick summary / some background:
Looking at wgCategoryCollation in https://phabricator.wikimedia.org/source/mediawiki-config/browse/master/wmf-config/InitialiseSettings.php : 'ltwiki' => 'uca-lt', // T123627. T123627 and https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lithuanian_orthography#Alphabet state Ii Įį Yy Jj.
uca-lt is defined in https://github.com/unicode-org/cldr/blob/master/common/collation/lt.xml

Nomad added a comment.Jul 23 2020, 5:14 AM

It's been three months already is this such a complicated bug?

Aklapper added a comment.EditedJul 23 2020, 6:05 PM

@Nomad: Feel free to write a software patch (in the operations/mediawiki-config repository, see last comment) if you'd like this to happen faster. Thanks!
See https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Bug_management/Development_prioritization#Why_has_nobody_fixed_this_issue_yet%3F for general info.