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#babel has confused text when used on category pages
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{{#babel}} outputs incorrect text when used on category pages. For example, the text for en-* is "This user has knowledge of English" for all levels of English except 0 (missing token?):

Reproduced on other wikis.

Version: unspecified
Severity: enhancement

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bzimport raised the priority of this task from to Low.Nov 22 2014, 12:11 AM
bzimport set Reference to bz34507.
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Which other wikis have you reproduced this on? We're in the middle of a deploy, so it's important to understand if it also happens on wikis running 1.18. See Special:Version on the wiki to find that out. Thanks!

I reproduced it on both 1.18 wikis (aawikibooks, frwikinews) and 1.19 wikis (metawiki, test2wiki).

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No longer reproducible on meta, but see

It's even funkier on file pages:

Yes, you guessed right: Babel isn't escaping [[Category:XX]] or [[File:XX]]...

Change 330043 had a related patch set uploaded (by TTO):
Fix disappearing language names on Category: and File: pages

Change 330043 merged by jenkins-bot:
Fix disappearing language names on Category: and File: pages

Only took 5 years. Pretty quick by our standards ;)