[TYPO3] External URL with different languages

Søren Schaffstein soeren.schaffstein at media-lights.de
Fri Sep 8 10:19:05 CEST 2006

Just tried out the extension and at first it looked good, but it has 
problems with TYPO3 V4.0.1. In the documentation it there's something 
that it is meant for V3.5 and V3.6.


Søren Schaffstein wrote:
> Thanks for your workaround. I was thinking about this already, but it is 
> indeed "not so nice".
> This should definetly be a feature request, if it is impossible. In my 
> eyes it seems logical to have another URL for a different language...
> But I'll have a look at the extension in any case - thanks for the tip.
> Cheers,
> Søren
> Sebastian Fuchs wrote:
>> Hi Søren,
>> I think it is not possible.... for a (not so nice) workaround I set up 
>> a second page with the same title (or better titleEN) and the english 
>> link, and set "Hide default translation of page".
>> In the original page I set "Hide page if no translation for current 
>> language exists". This way only one page will be shown.
>> I would be glad if somebody knows a more elegant way.... (if not, 
>> could this be a feature request?)
>> .....
>> Besides it does not seam to be so hard to implement. ....and somebody 
>> already did it. we should have a look at the extension 
>> "altern_lang_page_link" in ter.
>> good to know ;)
>> sebastian
>> Søren Schaffstein wrote:
>>> Hi!
>>> I have a page which is set up in german and english. In the pagetree 
>>> ther is a page of type "External URL". This page should point to a 
>>> different URL in both languages. But in the english version (german 
>>> is default lang) there is no URL field.
>>> Is this impossible or am I just too blind to figure it out?
>>> All the best
>>> Søren

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