Opened 10 years ago

Closed 10 years ago

#2739 closed enhancement (wontfix)

Multilingual map

Reported by: liangent Owned by: mapnik-team@…
Priority: major Milestone:
Component: mapnik Version:
Keywords: Cc:


Is it possible to render different raster maps for users with different UI languages using tags 'name:<language_code>' and using tag 'name' (without suffix) as fallback?

Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed 10 years ago by Ldp

Resolution: wontfix
Status: newclosed

While technically feasible, I don't think this will make it as a core competency within the OSM infrastructure. But I'm happy to point you to Wikimedia, which is working on multilingual maps for integration into Wikipedia.

You can get an idea of their multilingual maps here: and an example for French:

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