[Catalyst] setting/getting session data from within tests

Daniel McBrearty danielmcbrearty at gmail.com
Mon Jun 5 19:19:46 CEST 2006

I have done on the current site, but dropped it in favour of a
language neutral page that you need to click through:


 The problem is that so many people don't set preferences in their
browsers, at least according to apocryphal evidence.

I'm thinking about a hack to try to determine geography by IP, in the
absence of session data, for future. I think this would be a lot
better than browser settings.

On 6/5/06, Yuval Kogman <nothingmuch at woobling.org> wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 05, 2006 at 19:00:37 +0200, Daniel McBrearty wrote:
> > but sometimes you have to, to get a reasonable level of usability ... eg:
> >
> > In my app, the user selects his language. Either language is stored in
> > the session once selected, or you make him select anew every visit,
> > and pass the value back and fore every request. My current
> > implementation of engoi does this, but it's not pretty.
> OT: What about HTTP language content negotiation? do you
> support/test that too?
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Daniel McBrearty
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