So... i have set a drupal website with 2 languages, english (default) and portuguese. At some point during development the client asked me to change the default language to portuguese but as i've read all over the web that turning the default language to other than engish is not advisable. Is there a way to redirect the user to the portuguese version of the site?

Thank you all guys. niebes

  • check drupal.org/project/globalredirect – Bala Nov 27 '13 at 6:11
  • I'm using a non-English language as default for a LONG time and seen not problem about it. – Levox Nov 27 '13 at 9:54
  • Hi Levox. I've turned the default language to portuguese but the menus aren't translated. Those menus are from taxonomy terms. Dunno why they are not translated tho... Thanks – Niebes Nov 27 '13 at 16:51

This might be the answer you're looking for: Install profile with variable default language messes up translations

If the strings were originally written in english and not translated since you'll need to set the i18n_string_source_language variable to en rather than the site default (which is no longer en)

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