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Re: Support for xml:lang and lang in Home Page Reader

From: Chris Croome <chris@webarchitects.co.uk>
Date: Tue, 8 Jan 2002 04:46:43 +0000
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-ID: <20020108044643.GB17900@webarchitects.co.uk>
Hi

On Mon 07-Jan-2002 at 03:17:31 -0800, Kynn Bartlett wrote:
> Hi, this goes back to a discussion from last month about using
> XHTML instead of HTML, specifically, using the xml:lang attribute
> instead of lang.  (Using both is fine; using only xml:lang will
> lead to problems, I maintained.)
> 
> This is from the HPR support list.  I have re-ordered the messages
> to make it a little easier to follow.
> 
> >At 3:54 PM -0600 1/7/02, Guido Corona wrote:
> > >Kin,  yes HPR supports the lan=X attribute for English, French, Italian,
> >>German, Spanish, Portugues, Finnish.  The attribute will force HPR to
> >>switch language, overriding its heuristics-based language detection
> >mechanism.
> 
> Kynn:
> >Does it support the xml:lang attribute as well as the lang attribute,
> or just lang?
> 
> Guido:
> >Kin,  there is no XML support in HPR 3.02 at this time.
> >
> >Guido
> 
> ...which I take to mean that xml:lang is not supported by Home
> Page Reader 3.02, while lang is.

Agreed.

Any idea if it supports Content-Language set in HTTP headers?

Chris

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