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Started a new Conversation Is It Possible To Get The Key Of A Translated String?

Hi, I have on resources/lang/fr_FR.json, resources/lang/en_US.json etc there I have all keys on spanish and his value on the desired language.

I'm trying to translate the URL incoming, for example if I click on "contacto" if I'm on spanish language and I siwtch to english it works fine because I have the key contacto registered, but if I'm in english I have "contact" and I don't have this key to translate in.

Thath's the function that changes the url locale

    public function setLocale($locale, $desiredLocale)
        $previousUrl = explode("/", url()->previous());
        $newUrl = array();

        foreach ($previousUrl as $segment) {
            $translatedSegment =  __($segment, [], $desiredLocale);
            array_push($newUrl, $translatedSegment);
        $uri = implode("/", $newUrl);
        $uri = str_ireplace($locale, $desiredLocale, $uri);

        return redirect($uri, 301);
4 months ago
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Replied to URL::defaults Not Working Properly

So I deleted middleware from $routeMiddleware and setted it on middlewareGroups 'web' and it works, but I don't understand why I dont need to call it like 'middleware' => 'web' ??, thanks anyway

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Started a new Conversation URL::defaults Not Working Properly

Laravel Version: 5.8.31 PHP Version: 7.3.1

can't get URL:defaults working properly example:



namespace App\Http\Middleware;

use Closure;
use Illuminate\Support\Facades\URL;

class SetDefaultLocaleForUrls
     * Handle an incoming request.
     * @param  \Illuminate\Http\Request  $request
     * @param  \Closure  $next
     * @return mixed
    public function handle($request, Closure $next)

        URL::defaults(['locale' => app()->getLocale()]);
        return $next($request);


protected $routeMiddleware = [
        'auth' => \App\Http\Middleware\Authenticate::class,
        'auth.basic' => \Illuminate\Auth\Middleware\AuthenticateWithBasicAuth::class,
        'bindings' => \Illuminate\Routing\Middleware\SubstituteBindings::class,
        'cache.headers' => \Illuminate\Http\Middleware\SetCacheHeaders::class,
        'can' => \Illuminate\Auth\Middleware\Authorize::class,
        'guest' => \App\Http\Middleware\RedirectIfAuthenticated::class,
        'signed' => \Illuminate\Routing\Middleware\ValidateSignature::class,
        'throttle' => \Illuminate\Routing\Middleware\ThrottleRequests::class,
        'verified' => \Illuminate\Auth\Middleware\EnsureEmailIsVerified::class,
        'locale' => \App\Http\Middleware\SetDefaultLocaleForUrls::class,


Route::group(['prefix' => '{locale}', 'middleware' => 'locale'], function () {
    Route::get(__('contact'), function () {
            return view('pages.welcome');

calling the route like that:

<a class="nav-link" href="{{route('contact')}}">@lang('contact')</a>

And it doesn't use the default locale from the middleware, it ask for second parameter:

Missing required parameters for [Route: contact] [URI: {locale}/contact]