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Re: Using XPointer with HTML

From: Jim Ley <jim@jibbering.com>
Date: Wed, 17 Apr 2002 17:21:21 -0000
Message-ID: <00bd01c1e634$4b9924a0$ca969dc3@emedia.co.uk>
To: <www-annotation@w3.org>, "HTML WG" <w3c-html-wg@w3.org>

"Nick Kew" <nick@webthing.com>
> On Wed, 17 Apr 2002, Jim Ley wrote:
>
> > > > Ah, of course, sorry -  I was thinking in a WAI mindset where
> > identifying
> > > > the language is a requirement.
> > >
> > > What, in the document and not in the HTTP headers?
> >
> > Sure:
> >
> > | 4.3 Identify the primary natural language of a document. [Priority
3]
> > | For example, in HTML set the "lang" attribute on the HTML element.
> > | In XML, use "xml:lang".
>
> No, that doesn't specify that you have to use a lang attribute.
> It cites that as an example of how to meet the requirement, not
> a prescription for it.

Indeed, however the document we were discussing
http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml11/ , sends no Content-Language HTTP headers
either.

Jim.
Received on Wednesday, 17 April 2002 13:26:17 GMT

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