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Re: Translation control in HTML5

From: Olivier GENDRIN <olivier.gendrin@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 5 Aug 2008 12:54:00 +0200
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To: public-html@w3.org

On Fri, Aug 1, 2008 at 10:27 AM, Toby A Inkster <tai@g5n.co.uk> wrote:
> With a general recommendation that certain elements (e.g. <q>, <code>, etc)
> not be translated unless the user of the translation service has explicitly
> chosen an option to translate them.

I've seen a couple of proposal to not translate <q> and <blockquote>.
I think that it should be the case only if the @lang of thoses tags is
different from the main langage of the section/page, as far as if the
lang is the same, it is probably isefull for the understanding of the

Olivier G.
Received on Tuesday, 5 August 2008 10:54:35 UTC

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