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[Bug 3469] Example 19 xml:lang

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Date: Fri, 14 Jul 2006 20:04:00 +0000
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           Summary: Example 19 xml:lang
           Product: ITS
           Version: LastCall
          Platform: PC
        OS/Version: Windows XP
            Status: NEW
          Severity: normal
          Priority: P2
         Component: ITS tagset
        AssignedTo: fsasaki@w3.org
        ReportedBy: ysavourel@translate.com
         QAContact: public-i18n-its@w3.org

Issue #46 of i18nCore comments:

Section 5.6: Should this be identified by global rules as language information?
If not, we should explain why in the language information data category

FS: The current definition 6.7.1. says "The element langRule is used to express
that a given piece of content (selected by the attribute langPointer) is used
to express language information as defined by [RFC 3066bis]." I would add a
note saying 

"Applying this data category to xml:lang attributes does not make sense since
xml:lang is already defined in terms of RFC 3066 or its successor". If that
would address your concern, please add it to your comment.

I18n: We propose a slight alteration to the above:

Applying the langRule data category to xml:lang attributes using global rules
is not necessary, since ...
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