W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > w3c-wai-ig@w3.org > January to March 2002

Re: Updated Bobby

From: Chris Croome <chris@webarchitects.co.uk>
Date: Mon, 7 Jan 2002 17:52:30 +0000
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-ID: <20020107175230.GG16317@webarchitects.co.uk>
Hi

On Mon 07-Jan-2002 at 07:11:51AM +0000, David Woolley wrote:
> Chris Croome wrote:
> 
> >I am serving up the Language in the HTTP headers -- are there any UA's
> 
> When did this become a standard.  It's not in a a late draft
> of the HTTP 1.1 specification, although it might be in the final
> version.

  http://www.w3.org/Protocols/rfc2068/rfc2068

  14.13 Content-Language

   The Content-Language entity-header field describes the natural
   language(s) of the intended audience for the enclosed entity. Note
   that this may not be equivalent to all the languages used within the
   entity-body.

          Content-Language  = "Content-Language" ":" 1#language-tag

   Language tags are defined in section 3.10. The primary purpose of
   Content-Language is to allow a user to identify and differentiate
   entities according to the user's own preferred language. Thus, if the
   body content is intended only for a Danish-literate audience, the
   appropriate field is

          Content-Language: da

Chris

-- 
Chris Croome                               <chris@webarchitects.co.uk>
web design                             http://www.webarchitects.co.uk/ 
web content management                               http://mkdoc.com/   
everything else                               http://chris.croome.net/  
Received on Monday, 7 January 2002 12:52:24 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Tuesday, 19 July 2011 18:13:59 GMT