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Localizing Messages with a property-file type resource bundle




    bye=Au Revoir

A base name and desired locale is specified. 
The system looks in the classpath for a file whose name matches one of the following patterns in order:

Given the base name MyResources, a locale of fr, and a default locale of en, the system first looks for



import java.util.Locale;
import java.util.ResourceBundle;

public class Main {
  public static void main(String[] argv) throws Exception {
    String baseName = "MyResources";
    ResourceBundle rb = ResourceBundle.getBundle(baseName);

    String key = "hello";
    String s = rb.getString(key); // Hello
    key = "bye";
    s = rb.getString(key); // Goodbye

    // Get the resource bundle for a specific locale
    rb = ResourceBundle.getBundle(baseName, Locale.FRENCH);

    key = "hello";
    s = rb.getString(key); // Bonjour
    key = "bye";
    s = rb.getString(key); // Au Revoir


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