Hi all, Something strange on (for example) page https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:Editing_pages. The language of my MediaWiki web interface is set to FRançais. I open the page hereabove and it displays the ENglish text - ok normal since I dont request the /fr version. Then I select a link for example "sysop permission" at beginning of "...anyone with sysop permission". The requested page I see from the EN one, is now in the FR page of the link. I am surprised since I expected the coherence of language with the root EN page. Do we agree this break is a normal behaviour ? May be documented it somewhere ?
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browsing language continuity is broken (?)
This is normal behavior when you go to "Special:MyLanguage" pages so I don't see anything broken.
For the reader lambda, the discontinuity comes since you start with english language and you land on a foreign one.
Consider starting on Special:MyLanguage/Help:Editing pages instead. :) Correct, might be confusing, but no idea how to solve that...
You are correct, this is weird. We should send the user to the language user's currently seeing the page in, not Special:MyLanguage.