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Re: Input to BP 9 http://www.w3.org/International/its/techniques/its-techniques.html#DevUniqueID

From: Felix Sasaki <fsasaki@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 16 Jul 2007 15:36:26 +0900
Message-ID: <469B11EA.7040502@w3.org>
To: Yves Savourel <ysavourel@translate.com>
CC: "'Lieske, Christian'" <christian.lieske@sap.com>, public-i18n-its@w3.org

Yves Savourel wrote:
>>>> Quote>Provide a way to assign a unique identifier to translatable text.
>>>>         
>>> Should we really have the restriction "to translatable text"? I guess 
>>> that for example having identifiers for XML elements which are related 
>>> to graphics (eg. "img") would be beneficial from an i18n point of view 
>>> as well - amongst others since you may want to leverage 
>>> "translated/localized"
>>> graphics as well.
>>>       
>>   
>> agree.
>>     
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> So how about:
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> "Provide a way to assign a unique identifier to localizable elements" ?
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> or
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> "Provide a way to assign a unique identifier to localizable content" ?
>   
both fine with me.
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>>>> Quote> Make sure the attribute xml:id, or an equivalent attribute, is
>>>> available, at least, the "paragraph" level, for the elements that 
>>>> contain translatable text.
>>>>         
>>> I guess we need to clarify what the features of an "equivalent attribute"
>>> are. Would we simply point to
>>> http://www.w3.org/TR/2005/REC-xml-id-20050909/#validation-technologies?
>>>       
>> I would rather replace "or an equivalent attribute" with "or a different 
>> attribute of type ID", to make the feature clear, that is "type ID" 
>> attribute.
>>     
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> Felix rewording sound good to me.
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> Cheers,
> -yves
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