[wp-meta] [Making WordPress.org] #106: Make "WordPress is also available in..." string translatable

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#106: Make "WordPress is also available in..." string translatable
  Reporter:  SergeyBiryukov  |      Owner:
      Type:  defect          |     Status:  new
  Priority:  low             |  Component:  General
Resolution:                  |   Keywords:

Comment (by nacin):

 "WordPress is also available in %s" is fine as long as it is made clear to
 translators that %s is their language's native name (as dictated by the
 GlotPress locales file). "WordPress is also available in %sEnglish%s." is
 bad, and at worst we'd do something like:

 /* translators: Insert your language name in place of 'English' */ [[BR]]
 "WordPress is also available in <a href="%s">English</a>"

 Multiple languages can actually be suggested here, based on multiple
 matches. Might I suggest:

 "WordPress is also available in English (Español, Français, Deutsch)"

 Essentially, any additional languages are just listed in parentheses
 after. No need for full sentences here. Each language name would be

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