Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 464390
no Gmail option on Account Wizard under some locales
Last modified: 2009-03-10 09:57:19 EDT
Description of problem:
under the following locales,the account type of Gmail is not shown on the New Account Setup page:
under the following locales, the account type of Gmail is shown:
(but under the South Asia locales , thunderbird is not translated )
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.issue command 'LANG=zh_CN.utf-8 && thunderbird '
2.Go to 'Edit > Account Settings > Add Account '
On the New Account Setup page. the type of Gmail not be shown
Gmail option should be shown
Created attachment 317880 [details]
under en_US locale
Created attachment 317881 [details]
under zh_CN locale
Created attachment 317882 [details]
under as_IN locale
Created attachment 322932 [details]
Screenshot of reproduction
Yup. Not sure whether we want to deal with it. Settings -acks to let more knowledgeable people to decide.
RE: Comment #4, you have missing font in the system. Try yum groupinstall chinese-support.
(In reply to comment #5)
> RE: Comment #4, you have missing font in the system. Try yum groupinstall
Does it matter? I was able to orient myself just by the same position of items in menu, and I really don't aspire on being able to read Chinese ;-).
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This bug is filled in Mozilla bugzilla:
According to comment #5 there is missing translation, trademark problems and user is expected to install language pack after he set up his account (?).
(In reply to comment #8)
> This bug is filled in Mozilla bugzilla:
> According to comment #5 there is missing translation, trademark problems and
> user is expected to install language pack after he set up his account (?).
Both of these reads to me like CLOSED/UPSTREAM :). Right?
Upstream have to decide how to solve this issue. Unfortunately we are unable to fix it. There is another way how to set up gmail account by following google instruction to use third party clients.