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Aliases will be taken care of by the committer (me), so just change it. On Wikimedia it may take months, but committing namespace is something I can do this weekend.

Siebrand15:29, 15 May 2010

Thanks for you reply. How about noticing? How/where need we notice?

aokomoriuta15:49, 15 May 2010

Probably the projects that use the Japanese language setting. Also you should check where the namespace names are used hardcoded in your wiki, for example changing {{#ifeq:{{NAMESPACE}}|ノート|...}} to {{#ifeq:{{NAMESPACE}}|{{ns:Talk}}|...}} or {{#ifeq:{{NAMESPACE}}|{{ns:1}}|...}}, which will make the function work with both namespace names.

The Evil IP address16:01, 15 May 2010

Changes have been committed in mwr:66490. Strangely enough the Japanese updates are not in there. Niklas, could this be a caching issue?

Siebrand19:37, 15 May 2010

I see they had not been yet. I've committed them in mwr:66497. catrope will update namespaces, special page aliases and magic words in a few hours on Wikimedia wikis.

Siebrand20:17, 15 May 2010

Thank you!

aokomoriuta04:42, 16 May 2010

catrope didn't manage to get around to it today. He said he'd do it Monday.

Siebrand08:19, 16 May 2010

We're changing "ノート" to "トーク" in all MediaWiki translation now, and completed MediaWiki core and Extentions used by Wikimedia .

But on page tab label, "ノート" is still in use. How (What message) should we change?

aokomoriuta17:33, 17 May 2010

Just review all MediaWiki core translations and look them up. That's probably the most elaborate way, as I expect there is more than one occurrence. Btw, the changes have been deployed as far as I know.

Siebrand17:57, 17 May 2010
aokomoriuta18:21, 17 May 2010

You should check all messages containing namespace names as text. Messages like Nstab-category ("Category") and the ones for other namespaces.

Siebrand18:32, 17 May 2010

Now no message contains "ノート" in MediaWiki core, except Exif-makernote ("Manufacturer notes").

But "ノート" is still used on page tab label (c.f. [1]). Why?

aokomoriuta18:56, 17 May 2010

See FAQ, item 1.

Siebrand19:56, 17 May 2010

Thanks, it's corrected!

aokomoriuta04:41, 18 May 2010