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RE: xml:lang [was Re: Outstanding Issues ]

From: Brian McBride <bwm@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
Date: Fri, 08 Mar 2002 08:55:32 +0000
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To: Martin Duerst <duerst@w3.org>, "Jeremy Carroll" <jjc@hplb.hpl.hp.com>, "Pat Hayes" <phayes@ai.uwf.edu>, "Patrick Stickler" <patrick.stickler@nokia.com>
Cc: <w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org>, <w3c-i18n-ig@w3.org>
At 16:48 07/03/2002 +0900, Martin Duerst wrote:

>Yes indeed, we would have to agree that
>     "10,03"-fi equal? "10.03"-en
>is out of scope, but not because the I18N WG/IG requires all
>XML documents to use XML Schema formatted datatypes only, but
>because any spec that would want to define the above equivalences
>for a significant number of languages and datatypes in an
>interoperable and user-acceptable way might take years or more.

On the basis of that advice, I suggest this is out of scope of
our current work.

Received on Friday, 8 March 2002 04:51:02 UTC

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