Closed Bug 935025 Opened 11 years ago Closed 4 years ago

[meta] Extended locale support


(Firefox for Android Graveyard :: Locale switching and selection, defect)

Not set


(Not tracked)



(Reporter: rnewman, Unassigned)



(Keywords: meta)

We would like Fennec's locale options to be decoupled from the underlying OS locale selection.

That involves:

* A UI for making an election. Bug 917480, with reuse from Bug 881510.
* Facilities for switching locales, either the hard way (restarting the browser) or the soft way (runtime swap). This involves solving some performance questions, too.
* Ideally: facilities for downloading locales at runtime, so we don't have to ship them all.
* Reach goal: l20n support. If we're moving outside the realm of, we should target enough modularity that we can switch to Mozilla's next-gen tooling.

This is a meta bug to track these components.
Depends on: 936756
Depends on: 945123
Depends on: 945125
Depends on: 937179
Depends on: 955805
Depends on: 970176
Depends on: 957381
Depends on: 971900
Depends on: 995254
Depends on: 997589
Depends on: 1007489
No longer depends on: 997589
Depends on: 1045053
Component: General → Locale switching and selection
Depends on: 864753
Depends on: 797662
Depends on: downloadable-fonts
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Closed: 4 years ago
Resolution: --- → INCOMPLETE
Product: Firefox for Android → Firefox for Android Graveyard
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