Bug 447860 - NO Sinhala support in Fedora 9 LiveCD
Summary: NO Sinhala support in Fedora 9 LiveCD
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Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-desktop
Version: 9
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ray Strode [halfline]
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2008-05-22 06:37 UTC by Danishka Navin
Modified: 2009-09-21 21:53 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-07-14 16:19:47 UTC


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Description Danishka Navin 2008-05-22 06:37:04 UTC
Description of problem:
I can't find Sinhala support on Fedora 9 LiveCD. But Fedora 9 DVD contain
Sinhala support and Fedora 8 liveCD also supported for the Sinhala

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot your box with Fedora 9 LiveCD
2. Try to select "Sinhala" before login to your system from Languages list
3.
  
Actual results:
Sinhala is not available in the Language list

Expected results:
Sinhala support must be with Fedora 9 LiveCD

Additional info:

Fedora 9 DVD and Fedora 8 DVD and Fedora 8 LiveCD also came with Sinhala
support. This is a critical issue if you consider marketing aspects.

Comment 1 Matthias Clasen 2008-05-23 02:18:40 UTC
Space on the live cd is limited, and the lion share of space is taken up by
translations. To address this issue, we have decided to restrict the supported
languages to those which have more than 50% complete translations for the gnome
desktop.

That may be what has unfortunately caused the omission of Sinhala. 

Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2009-06-10 01:05:02 UTC
This message is a reminder that Fedora 9 is nearing its end of life.
Approximately 30 (thirty) days from now Fedora will stop maintaining
and issuing updates for Fedora 9.  It is Fedora's policy to close all
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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2009-07-14 16:19:47 UTC
Fedora 9 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-07-10. Fedora 9 is 
no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further 
security or bug fix updates. As a result we are closing this bug.

If you can reproduce this bug against a currently maintained version of 
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