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Re: Translation control in HTML5

From: Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 31 Jul 2008 23:08:37 +0200
To: "Chris Wilson" <Chris.Wilson@microsoft.com>, "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>
Cc: "Chris Wendt" <Chris.Wendt@microsoft.com>
Message-ID: <op.ue6c0nbsidj3kv@hp-a0a83fcd39d2.belkin>

On Thu, 31 Jul 2008 22:12:04 +0200, Chris Wilson  
<Chris.Wilson@microsoft.com> wrote:

> In HTML 5, this could be done with a new attribute "translate", valid on  
> all elements. Values "yes" and "no". Default is "yes".

For all elements? I'm thinking that <code>, <abbr>, <kbd> and <cite>  
should potentially default to "no". But perhaps they are so misused in the  
wild that they have to be translated by default...

Simon Pieters
Opera Software
Received on Thursday, 31 July 2008 21:09:22 UTC

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