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RE: [w3c-wai-ig] <none>

From: P.H.Lauke <P.H.Lauke@salford.ac.uk>
Date: 29 Sep 2003 11:42:05 +0100
Message-ID: <3A1D23A330416E4FADC5B6C08CC252B97876C0@misnts6.mis.salford.ac.uk>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

> since people without 
> suitable fonts are unlikely to be any the wiser if it was 
> rendered correctly.

If you're only going to provide the language name in the specific
language's representation, then I would say the theory has a flaw:
how about users browsing from machines that are not theirs (e.g.
library, internet cafe, etc) and which do not have the necessary
font installed ? They'd get the garbled representation, but WOULD actually
be the wiser if they could see the correct font...

Patrick H. Lauke
Webmaster / University of Salford
Received on Monday, 29 September 2003 06:43:11 UTC

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