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Re: Null change proposal for ISSUE-88 (mark II)

From: Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Date: Sun, 4 Apr 2010 03:49:55 +0200
To: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Cc: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>, public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <20100404034955825437.531bcf51@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Maciej Stachowiak, Sat, 03 Apr 2010 09:17:39 -0700:
> 
> On Apr 3, 2010, at 3:35 AM, Leif Halvard Silli wrote:
> 
>> Ian Hickson, Fri, 2 Apr 2010 18:54:23 +0000 (UTC):
>>   […]
>>> RATIONALE
>>  […]
>>> The same change proposal also suggests a second change, namely to change
>>> the syntax to allow multiple comma-separated language codes, even though
>>> all but the first would be ignored.
>>> 
>>> User agents do not pay any attention to values after the first.
>> 
>> Incorrect: Except Mozilla browsers (which looks at *all* the language
>> tags in the list), user agents do not pay attention to <meta>
>> content-language at all when it contains a comma-separated list.
> 
> Do you have a test case that demonstrates this? Seems like that would 
> be a useful addition to the discussion.

http://software.hixie.ch/utilities/js/live-dom-viewer/saved/445


Tested in the following user agents with CSS background support as well 
as :lang() selector support: 
Firefox/Mozilla based browsers (also with HTML5enable) 
Webkit (also some days old nightly), 
Konqueror, 
Chrome, 
IE8, 
Opera (also 10.50 beta for Mac).
-- 
leif halvard silli
Received on Sunday, 4 April 2010 01:50:33 UTC

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