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Re: Computer languages in langage tag

From: David Woolley <forums@david-woolley.me.uk>
Date: Wed, 14 Apr 2010 12:34:20 +0100
Message-ID: <4BC5A83C.90302@david-woolley.me.uk>
To: Mariusz Gliwiński <alienballance@gmail.com>
CC: www-html@w3.org
Mariusz Gliwiński wrote:

> So it's a presentation element, that haven't been removed yet, yes? I 
> understand dating issues and I admire authors for creating concept which 
> we have been using so long.

It's not a presentation element.  Presentation elements are those that 
explicitly specify presentation, "code" just gives hints to the browser 
as to the semantics, so that the browser can choose a suitable presentation.

> No, I'd like to just describe my resources so in future (me or someone 
> else) can use it in application.

Make them into resources, HTML cannot give full metadata for embedded 
content; it was intended as a light weight markup language.

David Woolley
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