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Will there be support for non-English Stack Exchange sites? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Le proposte del tipo “<sito> in <lingua>” creano inaccettabili barriere linguistiche e vanno uccise con il massimo pregiudizio Will Stack Exchange ...
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Provide a tool for moderators to migrate comments to chat

One issue we have on Programmers.SE is that people like to have extended discussions in comments on answers and questions. Try as we might to delete long comment chains and educate them about chat (...
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How can I propose a non-English site?

I want to propose for a Persian version of Super User (I will explain why later) so I want to create a proposal in Area 51, but this means non-English question and answers, Is this OK? P.S: This may ...
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Why are there so many high-voted requests with status-declined?

I thought the SO web sites were essentially governed according to the communities needs and wants. Sure doesn't feel like it sometimes. Wasn't it Jeff that said "We don't run StackOverflow... you do!...
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Using Google Translate on output of Stack Overflow instead of proposing language specific Stack Overflow clones?

Stack Overflow (in French) Stack Overflow (in German) Stack Overflow (in Bengali) Stack Overflow (in Hindi) Stack Overflow (in Italian) Stack Overflow (in Portuguese) for Portugal Stack Overflow (in ...
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When will there be a Chinese Stack Overflow?

I made a proposal which hit 100% commitment: http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/36960/chinese-emigration- but Area 51 said: This launch is on hold while we add the international features ...
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If you move to chat, do your comments get deleted?

I just triggered the new feature for comments that look like a discussion: Please avoid extended discussions in comments. Would you like to automatically move this discussion to chat? I'd like to ...
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Is English required on Stack Exchange?

Related: Do posts have to be in English on Stack Exchange? Seeing that localization is slowing creeping up and "site" in "language" proposals are accepted, what is the policy for English on sites ...
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Discussion using other languages besides English are allowed on Area51 Discussion zone?

There are many proposals targeted to audiences of people who don't speak English. They can't discuss using English but they are essential to proposal definition. Should we use a language specific tag ...
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Is it hopeless to start a non-English site?

After some really hard work my (Hungarian language) site is in commit phase. I read all the rules and calculus of getting 100% of commitment and now I find it impossible mission to move to the next ...
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StackExchange 2.0 sites in other languages than English?

Will there be any StackExchange 2.0 sites on which questions/answers will be written in other languages than English? I know there will be mixed-language sites, such as sites for people who are ...
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What is the status of support for foreign language SEs?

What is the current status of support for launching foreign-language SE sites? On the Area51 it is stated that: This launch is on hold while we add the international features needed to make it ...