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[Bug 14709] lang tag validation is insufficiently specified

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Date: Mon, 07 Nov 2011 21:39:05 +0000
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=14709

--- Comment #14 from Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no> 2011-11-07 21:39:03 UTC ---
(In reply to comment #12)

> Perhaps the above cited text should be rewritten as:
> 
> <blockquote>
> If the resulting value is non-empty and is not a (syntactically and
> semantically)
> valid BCP47 language tag, then the attribute must be ignored for the
> purpose of determining the element's language.
> </blockquote>

I don't understand what you mean by "semantically valid". Do you have an
example of a language tag that  is syntactically valid but not semantically
valid?

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