Closed Bug 1009134 Opened 8 years ago Closed 8 years ago
Transition away from using dataset
.placeholder to localize placeholder
Spin-off from bug 994290. SMS is currently using a quirky feature of l10n.js to localize two input's placeholders. We want to clean up node attribute localization and remove those quirks. The code we're talking about is here: * https://github.com/mozilla-b2g/gaia/tree/e4d250f043e8d9334e3094103a46ccf1811a6114/apps/sms/locales/sms.en-US.properties#L43-L44 * https://github.com/mozilla-b2g/gaia/blob/e4d250f043e8d9334e3094103a46ccf1811a6114/apps/sms/style/composer.css#L98-L104 I'm not sure if CSS will auto-update the value on language change, but I assume it will not. If that's true, than moving away from dataset/CSS toward JS will also fix that.
CC'ing the author of the code. Borja, would you mind transitioning away from this toward JS solution?
(taking the NI because Borja merely moved this code) > I'm not sure if CSS will auto-update the value on language change, but I assume it will not. I'm pretty sure it does. How do you propose to fix this in JS? Adding a "ready" handler? And in that "ready" handler we'd do a querySelector on [data-l10n-id] like we already do for our time headers?
Yes! Here comes the patch :)
Assignee: nobody → gandalf
Status: NEW → ASSIGNED
Comment on attachment 8422706 [details] [review] pull request One question about making the code more generic, but otherwise it's a no brainer. Keeping the r request for now.
Comment on attachment 8422706 [details] [review] pull request Removing the review request since we agreed on the path forward. Please request review again once you're ready :)
Comment on attachment 8422706 [details] [review] pull request Updated patch with js-l10n-placeholder and id->l10nId translation
Comment on attachment 8422706 [details] [review] pull request r=me if you use Utils.camelCase instead of your own toCamelCase function. I'm filing a bug for adding unit tests for this file (I understand you don't want to add unit tests for a file that's untested yet).
Attachment #8422706 - Flags: review?(felash) → review+
Bug 1012670 was created to track adding unit tests for startup.js
Switched to Utils.camelCase. Patch: https://github.com/mozilla-b2g/gaia/commit/74635f4e507d00910cb1c11ffaf515fca112e6fb Merge: https://github.com/mozilla-b2g/gaia/commit/3425e695233ff21a3054d088b5bef910f9751f12
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Closed: 8 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
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