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From: Anne van Kesteren via cvs-syncmail <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 29 May 2008 09:53:37 +0000
To: public-html-commits@w3.org
Message-Id: <E1K1epF-0005nI-OB@lionel-hutz.w3.org>

Update of /sources/public/html5/html4-differences
In directory hutz:/tmp/cvs-serv22221

Modified Files:
	Overview.html Overview.src.html 
Log Message:
as requested by Frank E, add lang='' and IRI stuff

Index: Overview.html
===================================================================
RCS file: /sources/public/html5/html4-differences/Overview.html,v
retrieving revision 1.44
retrieving revision 1.45
diff -u -d -r1.44 -r1.45
--- Overview.html	29 May 2008 09:47:13 -0000	1.44
+++ Overview.html	29 May 2008 09:53:35 -0000	1.45
@@ -1,6 +1,3 @@
-<!--
- add something about IRI and lang="" (empty string) from Frank Ellermann
--->
 <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01//EN">
 
 <html lang=en-US>
@@ -146,6 +143,9 @@
 
      <li><a href="#doctype"><span class=secno>2.2 </span>The <code
       title="">DOCTYPE</code></a>
+
+     <li><a href="#syntax-misc"><span class=secno>2.3
+      </span>Miscellaneous</a>
     </ul>
 
    <li><a href="#language"><span class=secno>3. </span>Language</a>
@@ -412,6 +412,18 @@
    documents written using the HTML syntax. Browsers already do this for
    <code>&lt;!DOCTYPE html></code>.
 
+  <h3 id=syntax-misc><span class=secno>2.3 </span>Miscellaneous</h3>
+
+  <p>There are a few other syntax changes worthy of mentioning:
+
+  <ul>
+   <li>HTML now has native support for IRIs. In HTML&nbsp;4 this was only
+    handled as error handling.
+
+   <li>The <code>lang</code> attribute takes the empty string in addition to
+    a valid language identifier, just like <code>xml:lang</code> does in XML.
+  </ul>
+
   <h2 id=language><span class=secno>3. </span>Language</h2>
 
   <p>This section is split up in several subsections to more clearly
@@ -1202,12 +1214,12 @@
   <h2 class=no-num id=acknowledgments>Acknowledgments</h2>
 
   <p>The editor would like to thank Ben Millard, Cameron McCormack, Charles
-   McCathieNevile, Dan Connolly, David H&aring;s&auml;ther, Henri Sivonen,
-   James Graham, J&uuml;rgen Jeka, Maciej Stachowiak, Martijn Wargers, Martyn
-   Haigh, Masataka Yakura, Michael Smith, Olivier Gendrin, Philip Taylor and
-   Simon Pieters for their contributions to this document as well as to all
-   the people who have contributed to HTML&nbsp;5 over the years for
-   improving the Web!
+   McCathieNevile, Dan Connolly, David H&aring;s&auml;ther, Frank Ellermann,
+   Henri Sivonen, James Graham, J&uuml;rgen Jeka, Maciej Stachowiak, Martijn
+   Wargers, Martyn Haigh, Masataka Yakura, Michael Smith, Olivier Gendrin,
+   Philip Taylor and Simon Pieters for their contributions to this document
+   as well as to all the people who have contributed to HTML&nbsp;5 over the
+   years for improving the Web!
 
   <h2 class=no-num id=references>References</h2>
 

Index: Overview.src.html
===================================================================
RCS file: /sources/public/html5/html4-differences/Overview.src.html,v
retrieving revision 1.23
retrieving revision 1.24
diff -u -d -r1.23 -r1.24
--- Overview.src.html	29 May 2008 09:47:13 -0000	1.23
+++ Overview.src.html	29 May 2008 09:53:35 -0000	1.24
@@ -1,6 +1,3 @@
-<!--
- add something about IRI and lang="" (empty string) from Frank Ellermann
--->
 <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01//EN">
 <html lang="en-US">
   <head>
@@ -342,7 +339,20 @@
     case and the <code title="">DOCTYPE</code> is only needed to enable
     standards mode for documents written using the HTML syntax. Browsers
     already do this for <code>&lt;!DOCTYPE html></code>.</p>
+    
+    
+    <h3 id="syntax-misc">Miscellaneous</h3>
+    
+    <p>There are a few other syntax changes worthy of mentioning:</p>
+    
+    <ul>
+     <li>HTML now has native support for IRIs. In HTML&nbsp;4 this was only
+     handled as error handling.</li>
 
+     <li>The <code>lang</code> attribute takes the empty string in addition
+     to a valid language identifier, just like <code>xml:lang</code> does in
+     XML.</li>
+    </ul>
 
 
     <h2 id="language">Language</h2>
@@ -1079,6 +1089,7 @@
     Charles McCathieNevile,
     Dan Connolly,
     David H&aring;s&auml;ther,
+    Frank Ellermann,
     Henri Sivonen,
     James Graham,
     J&uuml;rgen Jeka,
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