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Re: Translation control in HTML5

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Thu, 31 Jul 2008 22:05:15 +0000 (UTC)
To: Jirka Kosek <jirka@kosek.cz>
Cc: David Muschiol <david@david-muschiol.de>, public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0807312204370.3295@hixie.dreamhostps.com>

On Thu, 31 Jul 2008, Jirka Kosek wrote:
> > 
> > Very good point.  lang="only de" would also work here while even being
> 
> This would completely break syntax of lang attribute values which should 
> be following BCP 47 (http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc4646.txt)

We define lang, we can easily define it as being something akin to:

   [only] <bcp-47-code>

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