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[resolved?] RE: natural language checkpoint for WCAG2 GL1

From: Wendy A Chisholm <wendy@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 18 May 2001 12:43:05 -0400
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I've added the following to the draft:
   <dt class="toc" id="markup-lang">1.5 Using appropriate markup, identify 
the natural language of content.</dt>
   <dd>Since a document is made up of several pieces of content, if the 
language differs between pieces, they should each be marked up.</dd>

At 08:59 AM 5/18/01 , Katie Haritos-Shea wrote:
>Yeh, I like the idea of "content" instead of "document". I would just change
>that one word. This would continue to cover both of the older, WCAG 1.0
>"Using appropriate markup, identify the natural language of content,
>indicating any changes".
>or ".......,indicating changes as they occur."
>Katie Haritos-Shea
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