[greenstone-users] Re: Changing home page link for bilingual site

From Jenn Cole
DateTue, 07 Jun 2005 11:15:25 -0700
Subject [greenstone-users] Re: Changing home page link for bilingual site
In-Reply-To (42A5DF8F-9090207-ubcic-bc-ca)
Hi again,

After I sent this request, I got it to work.

I just added the line :
/gsdlmod?a=p&p=home&l=en&w=utf-8 [l=fr]

to the french.dm macro and it seems to work just fine.


Jenn Cole wrote:

> Hi Michael and list,
> I have been trying to figure out the best way of offering a bilingual
> collection. What I have done is, set the home page link in base.dm to
> a page on our server which has links to the various collections we
> have in greenstone. This works great for the english version. Now I
> am trying to have the french home link go to the french version.
> Right now it points to the english as well. Is it in the base.dm
> where I tell the program to go to the english home page
> (http://ubcic.bc.ca/Resources/ourhomesare/testimonies.htm) when the
> english home page icon is clicked and to go to the french version
> (http://ubcic.bc.ca/fr/Resources/ourhomesare/testimonies.htm) when the
> french home page icon is clicked?
> I have tried a few things, but nothing is working the way I want.
> Thanks,
> Jenn Cole