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

#2746527: [META] Handle data related to Drupal 6 and 7 node translations with different IDs
8.4.x-devPlanCriticalactivei18n-migratedrupal6language-contentmigrate-d6-d8Migrate criticalTriaged D8 critical
#2766957: [PP-1] Forward revisions + translation UI can result in forked draft revisions
8.4.x-devbug reportCriticalneeds workWorkflow Initiativecontent moderationlanguage-contentNeeds manual testingTriaged D8 criticalneeds issue summary updateUsability
#2462279: Language prefix for custom menu link paths are saved but not used
8.3.x-devbug reportMajorneeds worklanguage-basemediumDevDaysMilan
#2499639: Use better labels for numeric fields when using a multiple plural forms language
8.4.x-devbug reportMajorneeds worktranslationlanguage-uilanguage-configUsability
#2529182: Not all node, taxonomy entity tokens are multilingual aware
8.3.x-devbug reportMajorneeds worklanguage-contentDublin2016SprintWeekend2017
Assigned to eiriksm
#2546212: [PP-1] Entity view/form mode formatter/widget settings have no translation UI
8.4.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
8.4.x-devbug reportMajorneeds worklanguage-uiNeeds testsAPI addition
Assigned to Gábor Hojtsy
#2650434: Clearing cache via UI in translated language resets config translation of field labels to default language
8.4.x-devbug reportMajorneeds worklanguage-configSprintWeekend2017needs issue summary updateDevDaysSeville
#2746541: Migrate D6 node revision translations to D8
8.4.x-devtaskMajorneeds worki18n-migratedrupal6language-contentmigrate-d6-d8
#2850085: Redirects for translation set migration path in Drupal 6 and 7
8.4.x-devtaskMajorneeds workMigrate criticalmigrate-d7-d8language-contentmigrate-d6-d8
#1833096: Cannot mark a translation itself as outdated
8.3.x-devtaskNormalneeds workUsabilitylanguage-contentNeeds tests
#1854046: Add "changed" hints to translation settings page
8.4.x-devtaskMinoractiveJavaScriptUsabilityaccessibilityNeeds manual testingtranslatable fieldslanguage of partslanguage-contentNeeds designNeeds screenshots
#2484959: Properly pass langcode from contact message
8.4.x-devbug reportNormalneeds worklanguage-content
#2545730: Misuse of formatPlural() in Numeric field prefix/suffix
8.4.x-devbug reportNormalneeds workD8 upgrade pathlanguage-config
#2631584: Provide a proper API for updating translations
8.4.x-devtaskNormalneeds worklanguage-interfaceSprintWeekend2017
#2123543: Add string context and location filters to the translate interface
8.3.x-devfeature requestNormalneeds workneeds backport to D7language-ui
#2648288: StringFormatter generates links in wrong language when linking to entity
8.3.x-devbug reportNormalneeds worklanguage-contentDublin2016Needs tests
#2653652: Create an interface for ConfigEntityMapper
8.4.x-devtaskNormalneeds worklanguage-configSprintWeekend2016SprintWeekendBerlindrupalironcamp2016dcmuc16
#2765065: Allow plurals on bundle labels
8.4.x-devfeature requestNormalneeds worklanguage-config
#2770113: Allow to skip translations import for API-first sites
8.4.x-devbug reportNormalneeds workRX (REST Experience)language-interface
#2648750: Create menu link in the current content language on a node edit page
8.4.x-devfeature requestNormalneeds workmenu_uilanguage-content
#1885192: Field locales_source.source is not suitable for long texts and huge config objects
8.4.x-devbug reportNormalneeds worklanguage-baselanguage-config
#2845437: Process translation config files for custom modules
8.3.x-devbug reportNormalactiveConfiguration systemConfiguration overrideslanguage-configSprintWeekend2017

To review

#2450195: Original language of entities not accessible in views anymore
8.3.x-devbug reportMajorneeds reviewlanguage-contentVDC
#2577761: We need a way to dynamically alter the list of config names for config mappers
8.4.x-devtaskMajorneeds reviewlanguage-configblockerSprintWeekend2016DevDaysSeville
#2499651: Use inline_templates in TranslateEditForm::buildForm() and PluralString::getTranslationElement()
8.3.x-devtaskNormalneeds reviewtranslationlanguage-uilanguage-configSafeMarkup
#2500607: Some block categories are not translatable
8.4.x-devbug reportNormalneeds reviewUsabilitylanguage-base
#2660338: locale_get_plural call in PluralTranslatableString is wrong
8.3.x-devbug reportNormalneeds reviewlanguage-ui
#2225587: Migrate D6 i18n menu links
8.3.x-devtaskNormalneeds reviewi18n-migratemigrate-d6-d8language-content

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#2600798: Translation files import not working properly when installing dev version
8.3.x-devbug reportMajorpostponed (maintainer needs more info)language-uiRandom test failure
#2757003: Entity builder ContentEntityForm::updateFormLangcode changes the form language code during ajax calls
8.4.x-devbug reportMajorpostponedblockerlanguage-contentDublin2016Triaged D8 major


#2675010: Cloned entity will point to the same field objects if the clone was created after an entity translation has been initialized
8.3.x-devbug reportMajorclosed (fixed)DevDaysMilanlanguage-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
#2767025: Add entity type label for a collection of entities
8.4.x-devtaskNormalclosed (fixed)language-baseWorkflow Initiative8.3.0 release notes
#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
#2827644: Fix path alias migration of translated nodes [D6]
8.3.x-devbug reportNormalclosed (fixed)i18n-migratedrupal6migrate-d6-d8
Assigned to phenaproxima
#2839396: Clean-up unused variable and useless method call from LanguageRequestSubscriber
8.3.x-devtaskNormalclosed (fixed)language-configQuick fixdocumentation
#2850540: Remove multilingual initiative from MAINTAINERS.txt as completed
8.3.x-devtaskNormalclosed (fixed)Project governance
Assigned to Dries
#2850984: Fix path alias migration of translated nodes [D7]
8.4.x-devbug reportNormalclosed (fixed)i18n-migratedrupal7migrate-d7-d8
#2853680: Remove multilingual initiative from MAINTAINERS.txt as completed
8.3.x-devtaskNormalclosed (fixed)Project governance