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Re: [WAI-IG] Serving my page in the right language

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@sidar.org>
Date: Mon, 15 Mar 2004 00:28:03 +0100
Message-Id: <3DB9694B-760F-11D8-9B3D-000A958826AA@sidar.org>
Cc: WAI-IG <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
To: Jeroen Budts <jeroen@lightyear.be>

This is a good idea. W3C does it on pages where there are mutlilingual 
versions, sidar does a little of it, and it is a basic feature in 
Apache.

my 2 cents worth...

Chaals

On 14 Mar 2004, at 22:43, Jeroen Budts wrote:

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> I'm considering of creating an english version of my website
> (currently there's only a dutch version), but I have never done
> something like this before.
> ~ My idea about it was to create a page like 'index.php' (i'll call
> this the languageselector) which uses the http-request to decide
> wether to serve the dutch or the english version, using a redirect,
> for the english version to index.en.php and for the dutch to
> index.nl.php. I would create a languageselector for every page, so
> that i would have three files for every page: 'page.php',
> 'page.en.php', 'page.nl.php'.
> Is this a good idea or are there better/other ways for doing this?
> Are there maybe some 'ready made' solutions for this? (I use PHP on an
> Apache server)
>
> Kind regards and thanks,
> Jeroen Budts
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Charles McCathieNevile                          Fundación Sidar
charles@sidar.org                                http://www.sidar.org
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