Bringing the new support theme to Rosetta sites

Howdy localeLocale Locale = language version, often a combination of a language code and a region code, for instance es_MX denotes Spanish as it’s used in Mexico. A list of all locales supported by WordPress in managers and translators!

RosettaRosetta The code name of the theme for the local WordPress sites (eg. is a “Rosetta” site). All locale specific WordPress sites are referred to as “Rosetta sites.” The name was inspired from the ancient Rosetta Stone, which contained more or less the same text in three different languages. forums are currently using the old support forumSupport Forum WordPress Support Forums is a place to go for help and conversations around using WordPress. Also the place to go to report issues that are caused by errors with the WordPress code and implementations. design (example), but the new one is just about ready for everyone to use, as you can see from the link. @SergeyBiryukov has been hard at work getting the new theme ready for Rosetta forums and I’d like to open it up to any locale that would like to switch.

If you’re interested in upgrading to the new theme now, make sure you’ve fully translated the new theme and leave a comment below.

Find an issue with the new theme? Report it on meta trac in the Support Forums component.

To test your forums with the new theme you can append /?new-theme=1 to the URL, for example