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Oracle ADF Enterprise Application Development—Made Simple by Sten E. Vesterli

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Appendix A. Internationalization

In his book "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy", Douglas Adams describes a world where people can place a "Babel fish" in their ears to instantly understand any language. And while the real-life "Babel fish" at http://babelfish.yahoo.com or http://translate.google.com does a fair job of automatic translations, an enterprise application intended for people speaking different languages still has to be translated, at least, in part by humans.

Even if you are only planning to run your application in one language, please read this appendix to see how easy it is to internationalize your application. If you do the internationalization while you develop the application, it is easy; if you have to do it later, it is hard. ...

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