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?<span style="font-family:monospace; font-weight: bold;"><em class="replaceable"><code>-zeroweight</code></em></span>?
?<span style="font-family:monospace; font-weight: bold;"><em class="replaceable"><code>-default</code></em></span>?
?<span style="font-family:monospace; font-weight: bold;"><em class="replaceable"><code>-list</code></em></span>?
http_accept_line</span> </div></div></div><div class="refsect1"><a name="idm45412676779680"></a><h2>Description</h2><p style="width:90%">
Command for parsing HTTP Accept header lines that tell the
server about preferences and/or capabilities of the browser
(e.g. content language,media type, etc.). The following
script
</p><p style="width:90%">
<span style="font-family:monospace"><span class="command"><strong>::rivet::http_accept</strong></span></span> returns a dictionary
value in which every content preference is matched to its
precedence value
</p><pre class="programlisting">load_headers
set language_precedence [::rivet::http_accept $headers(Accept-Language)]
foreach lan [dict keys $language_precedence] {
puts "$lan -&gt; [dict get $language_precedence $lan]"
}</pre><p style="width:90%">
when run from a browser where 5 languages were chosen
would output
</p><pre class="programlisting">en-us -&gt; 1
en -&gt; 0.8
it -&gt; 0.6
de-de -&gt; 0.4
fr-fr -&gt; 0.2</pre><p style="width:90%">
The <em class="replaceable"><code>-list</code></em> switch would suppress
the precedence values and the accepted fields
are returned listed with decreasing precedence order.
</p><pre class="programlisting"> puts [::rivet::http_accept -list $headers(Accept-Language)]
text/html application/xhtml+xml application/xml */*
</pre><p style="width:90%">
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