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RE: Please review: Updated article, Setting language preferences in a browser

From: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 24 Oct 2006 11:22:01 +0100
To: "'GEO'" <public-i18n-geo@w3.org>
Message-ID: <00da01c6f756$3f39d280$6501a8c0@w3cishida>

No comments yet, so if I don't receive any showstoppers by tomorrow I'll send it out for wide review.

Cheers,
RI


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> -----Original Message-----
> From: public-i18n-geo-request@w3.org 
> [mailto:public-i18n-geo-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Richard Ishida
> Sent: 20 October 2006 18:02
> To: GEO
> Subject: Please review: Updated article, Setting language 
> preferences in a browser
> 
> 
> 
> I largely rewrote this article, partly because I think IE7 
> users will be looking for some of this information, now that 
> IE7 has been released.
> 
> Current temporary location: 
> http://www.w3.org/International/questions/temp.php
> 
> Old version: 
> http://www.w3.org/International/questions/qa-lang-priorities.en.php
> 
> I made the background information more accessible to a 
> general user. Added a command path for IE7.  Expanded the 
> text about specifying alternative language preferences.  Gave 
> instructions for adding custom tags which tells you how to 
> find values in the IANA Language subtag registry, and 
> discusses the case of Chinese.  Added a section about IE7's 
> defaults, and a suggestion that users add a custom language setting.
> 
> 
> Please take a look through and send comments over the next 
> two or three days.  I'd like to send it out for a short wide 
> review period on www-international and get it published asap.
> 
> Cheers,
> RI
> 
> ============
> Richard Ishida
> Internationalization Lead
> W3C (World Wide Web Consortium)
> 
> http://www.w3.org/People/Ishida/
> http://www.w3.org/International/
> http://people.w3.org/rishida/blog/
> http://www.flickr.com/photos/ishida/
> 
> 
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