Ashley Sheridan wrote:

> That's the check I did on the last site i worked on (
> The user agent string is checked for a language and the site uses
> that. If none is found (bearing in mind that there's no hard and fast
> rule about what can go into a UA string) then it defaults to English.

The language preference is not set in the UA string, it is set in the
Accept-Language header along with the priority. 

> Links within the site itself allow the user to change their language
> afterwards, and you could store that in a cookie to it remembers their
> choice.

The standard in Apache is 'prefer-language'.

Per Jessen, Zürich (12.4°C)

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