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Re: PROPOSAL: Wording for including @lang in XHTML 1.1 2nd edition and XHTML Basic 1.1 2nd edition

From: Roland Merrick <roland_merrick@uk.ibm.com>
Date: Wed, 28 Jan 2009 17:41:49 +0000
To: Shane McCarron <shane@aptest.com>
Cc: XHTML WG <public-xhtml2@w3.org>, public-xhtml2-request@w3.org
Message-ID: <OFDA6DEC57.CC9103C5-ON8025754C.00612AF8-8025754C.0061376A@uk.ibm.com>
Greetings Shane, OK, fair enuf.

Regards, Roland



From:
Shane McCarron <shane@aptest.com>
To:
Roland Merrick/UK/IBM@IBMGB
Cc:
XHTML WG <public-xhtml2@w3.org>, public-xhtml2-request@w3.org
Date:
28/01/2009 17:11
Subject:
Re: PROPOSAL: Wording for including @lang in XHTML 1.1 2nd edition and 
XHTML Basic 1.1 2nd edition



True - but since the XHTML Family Markup Languages based upon M12N ONLY 
have processing rules for XML processors....  I think that is all we can 
safely say here.

Roland Merrick wrote:
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> Greetings Shane, I can live with it but to be picky the precedence only 
> applies in processors that understand both attributes.
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> Regards, Roland
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> From:                  Shane McCarron <shane@aptest.com>
> To:            XHTML WG <public-xhtml2@w3.org>
> Date:                  28/01/2009 15:56
> Subject:               PROPOSAL: Wording for including @lang in XHTML 
1.1 2nd edition 
> and  XHTML Basic 1.1 2nd edition
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> As per my action item today, please review the following simple text to
> add @lang to these PERs.  If I hear no objections by close of business
> US Eastern Time on Friday, 30 January I will take that as approval and
> insert the text into the documents (and update the implementations
> accordingly).  The plan is to submit the PERs to the director on Monday
> assuming we reach agreement on this text:
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> <p>This specification also adds the <code>lang</code> attribute to the
> I18N attribute collection as defined in <nref>XHTMLMOD</nref>.  The
> <code>lang</code> attribute is as defined in <nref>HTML4</nref>.
> When this attribute and the <code>xml:lang</code> are specified on the
> same element, the <code>xml:lang</code> attribute takes precedence.</p>
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Shane P. McCarron                          Phone: +1 763 786-8160 x120
Managing Director                            Fax: +1 763 786-8180
ApTest Minnesota                            Inet: shane@aptest.com









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