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Need a hint on internationalization

 
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Hi,

I want you to give me a hint on i18n regarding Struts. I do know the general mechanism with ResourceBundles where the application determines the language with the client's default locale. Unfortenately, the book I used to learn Struts has no info about a more sophicticated approach: which mechanisms does Struts provides for switching locales at runtime so the user can choose his language by himself? My first guess is that I just create a new action to achieve this, the action then uses a cookie to persist the made choice. But what exaclty has the action to do to switch the language?
 
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You're on the right track. The Struts Action class (the superclass of your Action class) has a setLocale() method. By calling it, you can override the default behavior of struts, which is to use the browser's default locale to set the locale.
 
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Thank you your answer, Merrill
 
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For an example on Struts internationalization you can refer here.

Struts I18N using locale.
Struts Internationalization using browser settings.

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