[TYPO3-english] Indirect file links?
t3ng at pi-phi.tk
Wed May 30 09:08:43 CEST 2012
On 05/29/2012 05:54 PM, navesman wrote:
> Hi All,
> We have a multiple-language site with 6 languages currently and possibly
> more to follow. On our software
> downloads page I have some generic text of the form: "please click here to
> download latest version of
> software" which is translated into the 6 languages but of course all
> language versions link to the same file.
> The problem is that when I want to make a new version of the software
> available for download, I have
> to update at least 6 links (1 per language) - very messy and time consuming!
> What I would like to do is
> have all the language variants point to some comon link, say "sw download"
> which would in turn link to
> the file to be downloaded - in other words an indirect link. This way, by
> changing just one link
> ("sw download"), I would give each language page access to the new software.
> Of course I would like
> all this to remain transparent for the user, i.e. only one click would be
> necessary to download, as it
> works currently.
> The question is: is this possible in Typo3 and if so how can I implement
> such a mechanism?
> Any suggestions would be much appreciated.
why don't use one CE (content element) with the link for all languages?
text separated from link in two different CEs.
text can be localized (6 CEs)
link stays unlocalized for all languages
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