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FW: Primary Language in HTML

From: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 25 May 2004 17:54:36 +0100
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-----Original Message-----
From: M.T. Carrasco Benitez [mailto:cabe@dragoman.org] 
Sent: 18 May 2004 16:07
To: Richard Ishida
Subject: Re: Primary Language in HTML

Richard Ishida wrote:
> Hola Tomas,
> 
> Thanks for this. Can I forward your mail to the GEO group for discussion?

Please do whatever you think appropiate.

Tomas


>  
> 
> 
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: M.T. Carrasco Benitez [mailto:cabe@dragoman.org]
>>Sent: 13 May 2004 11:29
>>To: ishida@w3.org
>>Subject: Primary Language in HTML
>>
>>Richard,
>>
>>It might be of interest
>>  http://www.w3.org/TR/NOTE-html-lan.html
>>
>>Marking the language as an attribute of the element "html" 
>>has at least the following  disadvantages:
>>
>>  - It is not possible the marking of bilingual documents, n-lingual 
>>documents.
>>
>>  - The same information indicationg the language has to be repeated 
>>as in your example <html lang="fr-CA" xml:lang="fr-CA" >.
>>
>>  - Less probable to be process by the server for tranparent content 
>>negotiation.
>>
>>Regards
>>Tomas
>>
> 
> 
> 
Received on Tuesday, 25 May 2004 12:54:37 GMT

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