we needed to set-up our multi language store using the
subdirectory/symlink method described here. (read why @ bottom)
How we did it.
We copied index.php to a subdirectory and symlinked all folders. The
base url was set to
Problem/Question Now when I open domain.com/en I can see the website and it shows the English version. Only thing is that all category and product links produce a 'no route to page' error. Instead of showing the category or product. Now how can this be?
https://domain.com/en/funkyshoes does not open the category funkyshoes, and neither does funkyshoes
https://domain.com/funkyshoes for that matter.
https://domain.com/en/funkyshoes returns =>
no route to page
https://domain.com/funkyshoes returns =>
why not? because we have more than 1 multistore and cannot give every store a lang store_code like en/de/fr & also we have one multistore with different domains per store and the other using the /en, /de, /fr method from the main domain.