Current multilingual focus issues

The issues currently being worked on by our team are marked with 'D8MI' and 'sprint' in the issue queue. Below is a pull-out of just those tasks to help you figure out what the team is working on and what needs reviews and help at the moment. Issues are colored and listed by importance. Come to our weekly meetings to discuss what to work on and get help with any issues you are working on.

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Currently in the works for Drupal 8

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To do

#2462279: Language prefix for custom menu link paths are saved but not used
8.2.x-devbug reportMajorneeds worklanguage-basemediumDevDaysMilan
#2499639: Use better labels for numeric fields when using a multiple plural forms language
8.3.x-devbug reportMajorneeds worktranslationlanguage-uilanguage-configUsability
#2546212: [PP-1] Entity view/form mode formatter/widget settings have no translation UI
8.3.x-devbug reportMajorneeds worklanguage-configblockerNeeds testsSprintWeekend2016
Assigned to tstoeckler
#2646434: Default language is set on <html lang>, even when the page is not actually translated, causes side effects such as RTL English
8.3.x-devbug reportMajorneeds worklanguage-uiNeeds testsAPI addition
Assigned to Gábor Hojtsy
#2746541: Migrate D6 node revision translations to D8
8.3.x-devtaskMajorneeds worki18n-migratedrupal6language-contentmigrate-d6-d8
Assigned to maxocub
#2746527: [META] Handle data related to D6 translations with different IDs
#1833096: Cannot mark a translation itself as outdated
8.2.x-devtaskNormalneeds workUsabilitylanguage-contentNeeds tests
#1854046: Add "changed" hints to translation settings page
8.3.x-devtaskMinoractiveJavaScriptUsabilityaccessibilityNeeds manual testingtranslatable fieldslanguage of partslanguage-contentNeeds designNeeds screenshots
#2484959: Properly pass langcode from contact message
8.3.x-devbug reportNormalneeds worklanguage-content
#2545730: Misuse of formatPlural() in Numeric field prefix/suffix
8.3.x-devbug reportNormalneeds workD8 upgrade pathlanguage-config
#2631584: Provide a proper API for updating translations
8.3.x-devtaskNormalneeds worklanguage-interfaceNeeds change record
#2123543: Add string context and location filters to the translate interface
8.2.x-devfeature requestNormalneeds workneeds backport to D7language-ui
#2648288: StringFormatter generates links in wrong language when linking to entity
8.2.x-devbug reportNormalneeds worklanguage-contentDublin2016Needs tests
#2653652: Create an interface for ConfigEntityMapper
8.3.x-devtaskNormalneeds worklanguage-configSprintWeekend2016SprintWeekendBerlindrupalironcamp2016dcmuc16
#2746517: Automatically derive auxiliary migrations
#2765065: Allow plurals on bundle labels
8.3.x-devfeature requestNormalneeds worklanguage-config
#2770113: Allow to skip translations import for API-first sites
8.3.x-devbug reportNormalneeds workRX (REST Experience)language-interfacerc deadline
#2797623: Allow config translation for locked languages
8.3.x-devfeature requestNormalneeds worklanguage-config
#2827784: LanguageSelectWidget should have options for which language types to show
8.3.x-devfeature requestNormalneeds worklanguage-contentNeeds testsNeeds upgrade pathdcmuc16Novice
#1885192: Field locales_source.source is not suitable for long texts and huge config objects
8.3.x-devbug reportNormalneeds worklanguage-baselanguage-config
#2844181: PluralTranslatableMarkup serialization error
8.2.x-devbug reportNormalneeds workNeeds tests
Assigned to Alex Bukach

To review

#2450195: Original language of entities not accessible in views anymore
8.2.x-devbug reportMajorneeds reviewlanguage-contentVDC
#2529182: Not all node, taxonomy entity tokens are multilingual aware
8.2.x-devbug reportMajorneeds reviewlanguage-contentDublin2016
Assigned to eiriksm
#2577761: We need a way to dynamically alter the list of config names for config mappers
8.3.x-devtaskMajorneeds reviewlanguage-configblockerSprintWeekend2016
#2499651: Use inline_templates in TranslateEditForm::buildForm() and PluralString::getTranslationElement()
8.2.x-devtaskNormalneeds reviewtranslationlanguage-uilanguage-configSafeMarkup
#2660338: locale_get_plural call in PluralTranslatableString is wrong
8.2.x-devbug reportNormalneeds reviewlanguage-ui
#2689459: If you don't want to translate your URL alias, the original URL alias won't work with your translations
8.3.x-devbug reportNormalneeds reviewlanguage-contentpathDrupalNorth2016
Assigned to maxocub
#2648750: Create menu link in the current content language on a node edit page
8.3.x-devfeature requestNormalneeds reviewmenu_uilanguage-content
Assigned to maxocub
#2843934: datetime.schema.yml does not use the "built-in" date_format type
8.3.x-devbug reportNormalneeds reviewConfiguration schemalanguage-config

To be committed

#2225717: Migrate D6 i18n user profile field/category configuration
8.2.x-devtaskMajorreviewed & tested by the communityi18n-migratedrupal6language-contentmigrate-d6-d8Migrate BC break
#2675010: Cloned entity will point to the same field objects if the clone was created after an entity translation has been initialized
8.2.x-devbug reportMajorreviewed & tested by the communityDevDaysMilanlanguage-contentDublin2016Triaged D8 major
#2767025: Add entity type label for a collection of entities
8.3.x-devtaskNormalreviewed & tested by the communitylanguage-baseWorkflow Initiative
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#2600798: Translation files import not working properly when installing dev version
8.2.x-devbug reportMajorpostponed (maintainer needs more info)language-uiRandom test failure
#2757003: Entity builder ContentEntityForm::updateFormLangcode changes the form language code during ajax calls
8.3.x-devbug reportMajorpostponedblockerlanguage-contentDublin2016Triaged D8 major


#2502195: \Drupal\Core\StringTranslation\Translator\CustomStrings should be serializable, but contain \Drupal\Core\Site\Settings which is not
8.2.x-devbug reportMajorclosed (fixed)regressionNeeds manual testingNeeds triage for D8 major current stateD8 major triage deferred
#2286367: Give a hint on translation pages, that to translate another language should be added
8.2.x-devtaskMinorclosed (cannot reproduce)language-configUsabilityNovice
#2806285: If the default language is not set, the migration log show an error
8.3.x-devbug reportNormalclosed (fixed)migrate-d6-d8migrate-d7-d8Dublin2016
Assigned to maxocub
#2827644: Fix path alias migration of translated nodes [D6]
8.3.x-devbug reportNormalfixedi18n-migratedrupal6migrate-d6-d8
Assigned to phenaproxima
#2839396: Clean-up unused variable and useless method call from LanguageRequestSubscriber
8.3.x-devtaskNormalfixedlanguage-configQuick fixdocumentation