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Language selection in Wireshark release 2.6.4 doesn't work

asked 2018-10-12 18:17:57 +0000

xerxes24 gravatar image

updated 2018-10-24 00:28:43 +0000

Guy Harris gravatar image

In this release the language can not be changed. For example when you change to German, nothing happens. Always the English version will be shown. But this is only after the update from version 2.6.3 to 2.6.4.

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Second report in another question (now closed as a duplicate of this one):

JeffMorriss gravatar imageJeffMorriss ( 2018-10-15 13:21:16 +0000 )edit

I can not change to Chinese

sheshuo gravatar imagesheshuo ( 2018-10-23 07:54:22 +0000 )edit

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answered 2018-10-24 00:28:15 +0000

Guy Harris gravatar image

It's apparently an adverse side-effect of having tools/update-tx do tx pull; tx pull trashes the translation files, so we didn't, in fact, have any translations to any languages, so it fell back on English. See bug 15207 for details.

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answered 2018-10-12 18:29:51 +0000

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updated 2018-10-15 15:58:56 +0000

This may be an adverse side-effect of the changes made to resolve Bug 15151. In any case, please file a new Wireshark bug report for this issue on the Wireshark Bug Tracker.

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