BBjspWebRequest::getLocale


Description

In BBj 16.0 and higher, this method returns the preferred Locale that the client will accept content in, based on the Accept-Language header. If the client request doesn't provide an Accept-Language header, this method returns the default locale for the server.

Syntax

Return Value

Method

java.util.Locale

getLocale()

Parameters

None.

Return Value

Locale

Remarks

The example below shows getting the locale from a BBjspWebRequest within a BBJSP Servlet.

Example

This example demonstrates how this works in a BBJSP web-page

<html>
    <body>
        <h1>Hello from BBJSP</h1>
        Locale:<%= str(#request!.getLocale() %>
    </body>
</html>

This example demonstrates how this works in a BBJSP servlet

class public MyServlet

  field private BBjspWebRequest request!
  field private BBjspWebResponse response!
  field private BBjspWebSession session!
  
  method public void service(BBjspServletContext context!)
       
    #request! = context!.getRequest()
    #response! = context!.getResponse()

    #response!.setContentType("text/html")
    s! = #response!.getOutputStream()
    
    s!.write("<html><body><h1>Hello from BBJSP</h1>")
    s!.write("Locale:" + str(#request!.getLocale()))
    s!.write("</body></html>")
  methodend
classend

See Also

BBJSP

BBjspWebRequest