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RE: bilingual websites

From: Williams Christopher GT/IT <ChristopherWilliams@gwynedd.gov.uk>
Date: Tue, 30 Oct 2001 15:53:37 -0000
Message-ID: <EA281D9E8B762E42BED3FD92F902902C6CC582@madnt07.gwynedd.rhwydwaith>
To: "Eric Kreiser" <ekreiser@knowledgeplanet.com>, <www-international@w3.org>
I am using IIS. I presume I can get the default locale from the browser
using ASP and VBScript? Does anyone know?

-----Original Message-----
From: Eric Kreiser [mailto:ekreiser@knowledgeplanet.com]
Sent: 29 October 2001 14:25
To: Williams Christopher GT/IT; www-international@w3.org
Subject: RE: bilingual websites


What technology are you using for your site.
 
I am using JAVA Servlets, and yes, you can ask the HTTPRequest for
either the current default locale for the browser (getLocale()) or an
enumeration of locale choices set in the browser(getLocales()).  

-----Original Message-----
From: Williams Christopher GT/IT
[mailto:ChristopherWilliams@gwynedd.gov.uk]
Sent: Monday, October 29, 2001 7:01 AM
To: www-international@w3.org
Subject: bilingual websites


Hi,
 
We have a website that uses a simple "language menu" that allows the
user to select a language which will then load a new page in that
language.
 
My question is, can the server automatically send out a page in the
language set in the user's browser preferences.
 
I hope this is appropriate for this list.
 
Thanks,
 
Chris
 
 
ps. We use IIS





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