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Re: i18n Polyglot Markup/NCRs (7th issue)

From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Date: Tue, 20 Jul 2010 12:23:21 +0300
Cc: Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>, public-html <public-html@w3.org>, "public-i18n-core@w3.org" <public-i18n-core@w3.org>
Message-Id: <5829A35C-EB7D-4A6F-8789-DCFD777FAF62@iki.fi>
To: "Phillips, Addison" <addison@lab126.com>
On Jul 19, 2010, at 19:01, Phillips, Addison wrote:

> The comment was on specific text in the document that used a decimal NCR instead of a hex NCR. It's a editorial comment, but it would be best to make the change, in my opinion. If the W3C just ignores its own advice in writing documents, why would document authors pay attention to it?

I'm inclined to think that the right fix is making the next editions of the existing W3C i18n advice that prefers hex over decimal not to particularly prefer either one over the other.

Henri Sivonen
Received on Tuesday, 20 July 2010 09:23:59 UTC

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