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Re: [PORT] SKOS Core Guide use of lang tags

From: Mark van Assem <mark@cs.vu.nl>
Date: Mon, 06 Feb 2006 10:47:38 +0100
Message-ID: <43E71B3A.90800@cs.vu.nl>
To: Alistair Miles <a.j.miles@rl.ac.uk>
CC: public-esw-thes@w3.org, public-swbp-wg@w3.org

No, this is a good idea!

Mark.

Alistair Miles wrote:
> 
> Hi all,
> 
> Following Jeremy's suggestion number (7) at [1], I'd like to raise a 
> proposal to modify all examples given in the SKOS Core Guide after the 
> section 'labelling properties', such that a language tag is added to all 
> literals with natural language text, where currently absent. This is to 
> encourage the use of language tags even for concept schemes labelled and 
> documented in a single language, because the presence of language tags 
> provides useful information where the concept scheme is being discovered 
> and used in an international context, as is inevitable once published on 
> the web.
> 
> Any objections to raising this proposal?
> 
> Cheers,
> 
> Al.
> 
> [1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-swbp-wg/2005Nov/0082.html

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