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From Adam Hardy <ahardy.str...@cyberspaceroad.com>
Subject Re: internationalised strings in the database
Date Mon, 03 Sep 2007 08:27:42 GMT
Antonio Petrelli on 03/09/07 08:02, wrote:
> 2007/9/2, Adam Hardy <ahardy.struts@cyberspaceroad.com>:
>> It would be great if someone could give me some insights into possible ways of
>> leveraging tiles2 in order to provide translating facilities on a page by page
>> basis for a website, where the translated strings are kept in a database,
>> indexed by the JSP where they are used and a non-unique name (e.g. title).
>> (1) is it possible to write a taglib that could work out automatically what the
>> name of its JSP is?
>> (2) given no. 1 is possible, would it be possible to work out the name of the
>> master tile that the taglib is in, in order to quote that tile in a URL param
>> like this:
>> app/somepage/translate?thisTile=xyz
>> so that the 'translate' page could retrieve and display translated strings in a
>> form for all JSPs used by the master tile?
> The standard way of using internationalized string is (if you are
> using plain JSP) JSTL <fmt:message> tag:
> http://java.sun.com/products/jsp/jstl/1.1/docs/tlddocs/fmt/message.html

Thanks for your reply. Unfortunately due to the requirements described in detail 
above, that fmt:message solution doesn't apply here.

Any further advice would be greatly appreciated.


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