NOTE: This information applies to an older version of Tapestry. For current information on Tapestry's localization support, see http://tapestry.apache.org/localization.html.

LocaleSelectionFlags component

Here is a component that offer to the visitor to change the site Locale by clicking on a flag.

Usage

 <span jwcid="@Util/LocaleSelectionFlags" flagsfolder="/Public/flags"></span>

The 'parameter' flagsfolder tell the component where are flags images.

Todo

Others sources of documentation

http://tapestry.apache.org/tapestry4.1/usersguide/template.html#Localization

http://tapestry.apache.org/tapestry4.1/usersguide/localization.html

http://wiki.apache.org/tapestry/DefaultLocale

LocaleSelectionFlags.jwc

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<!DOCTYPE component-specification PUBLIC
  "-//Apache Software Foundation//Tapestry Specification 4.0//EN"
  "http://tapestry.apache.org/dtd/Tapestry_4_0.dtd">
<component-specification class="web.components.util.LocaleSelectionFlags" >

 <parameter name="flagsfolder" required="yes" cache="yes" />

 <property name="currentlocaleCode" />

 <property name="localeCodeItem" />

 <component id="localesLoop" type="For" >
  <binding name="source" value="availablesLocalesCode" />
  <binding name="value" value="localeCodeItem" />
 </component>

</component-specification>

LocaleSelectionFlags.html

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" ?>
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
<head>
<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8" />
<title>LocaleSelectionFlags component's template</title>
</head>
<body>
 <p>Component LocaleSelectionFlags</p>

 <span jwcid="$content$">

  <span jwcid="@Any" value="ognl:currentlocaleCode=page.engine.locale.language"/>

  <span jwcid="localesLoop">

   <span jwcid="@Insert" value="ognl:localeCodeItemName" />
   <span jwcid="@If" condition="ognl:currentlocaleCode==localeCodeItem" >
    <img jwcid="@Any" src="ognl:localeCodeItemFlagUrl" border="0" />
   </span>
   <span jwcid="@Else">
    <a jwcid="@DirectLink" listener="listener:selectLocale" parameters="ognl:localeCodeItem">
     <img jwcid="@Any" src="ognl:localeCodeItemFlagUrl" border="0" />
    </a>
   </span>
  </span>

 </span>

</body>
</html>

LocaleSelectionFlags.java

package web.components.util;

import java.util.LinkedHashMap;
import java.util.Locale;
import java.util.Set;

import org.apache.tapestry.BaseComponent;
import org.apache.tapestry.IRequestCycle;
import org.apache.tapestry.annotations.InjectObject;

public abstract class LocaleSelectionFlags extends BaseComponent
{
 LinkedHashMap<String,Locale> _availablesLocales;

 @InjectObject("infrastructure:contextPath")
 public abstract String getContextPath();

 public abstract String getFlagsfolder();

 public abstract String getLocaleCodeItem();

 public LinkedHashMap<String,Locale> getAvailablesLocales()
 {
  if( _availablesLocales == null )
  {
   _availablesLocales = new LinkedHashMap<String,Locale>();
   _availablesLocales.put( Locale.ENGLISH.getLanguage(), Locale.ENGLISH );
   _availablesLocales.put( Locale.FRENCH.getLanguage(),Locale.FRENCH );
   _availablesLocales.put( Locale.GERMAN.getLanguage(),Locale.GERMAN );
   _availablesLocales.put( Locale.ITALIAN.getLanguage(),Locale.ITALIAN );
  }
  return _availablesLocales;
 }

 public Set<String> getAvailablesLocalesCode()
 {
  return getAvailablesLocales().keySet();
 }

 public String getLocaleCodeItemName()
 {
  Locale itemLocale = getAvailablesLocales().get(getLocaleCodeItem());
  return itemLocale.getDisplayName(itemLocale);
 }

 public String getLocaleCodeItemFlagUrl()
 {
  return getContextPath() + getFlagsfolder() + "/" + getLocaleCodeItem() + ".gif";
 }

 public void selectLocale(String localeCode)
 {
  Locale newLocale = getAvailablesLocales().get(localeCode);
  this.getPage().getEngine().setLocale( newLocale );

  IRequestCycle cycle = this.getPage().getEngine().getInfrastructure().getRequestCycle();
  cycle.cleanup();
  cycle.activate(getPage().getPageName());
 }

}

ChangeLocale (last edited 2011-01-02 00:49:21 by BobHarner)