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Re: a few problems in O-charset-lang.html

From: Tex Texin <tex@i18nguy.com>
Date: Mon, 02 Aug 2004 16:28:04 -0400
Message-ID: <410EA3D4.A1E80DE2@i18nguy.com>
To: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
Cc: kuro@sonic.net, 'Martin Duerst' <duerst@w3.org>, 'Jungshik Shin' <jshin@i18nl10n.com>, www-international@w3.org, public-i18n-geo@w3.org

Perhaps, but not yet.
One idea though is to create the structure and have the document be a twiki
doc, so that experts in each country's encoding can contribute directly
(moderated of course) rather than have a single person try to make all edits.

Are any W3C docs in twiki type of collaborative style?

tex

Richard Ishida wrote:
> 
> Are you volunteering, Tex ?
> 
> RI
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> 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Tex Texin [mailto:tex@i18nguy.com]
> > Sent: 01 August 2004 10:02
> > To: kuro@sonic.net
> > Cc: Richard Ishida; 'Martin Duerst'; 'Jungshik Shin';
> > www-international@w3.org; public-i18n-geo@w3.org
> > Subject: Re: a few problems in O-charset-lang.html
> >
> > A search by yahoo! of "O-charset-lang" brings up 4450
> > references to the link.
> >
> > As it is being cited as a reference, rather than remove the
> > content we should improve the content of the page.
> > We should still recommend utf-8, but help people understand
> > which encoding conversions they may need to provide support
> > for, to enable legacy data to be moved to utf-8.
> > Also, point out some difficulties of conversion for certain
> > of the encodings, as Murata-san's document "XML Japanese
> > Profile" does for Japanese encodings
> > (http://www.w3.org/TR/japanese-xml/)
> >
> > tex
> >
> >
> > KUROSAKA Teruhiko wrote:
> > >
> > > I have reached this page from MacroMedia's ColdFusion
> > > internationalization web publication.  There may be other
> > external web
> > > sites that are referencing this page.
> > >
> > > Thank you for taking actions quickly.
> > >
> > > > I'm wondering whether we shouldn't remove all other
> > content from the page.
> > > >
> > > > Note that we no longer intentionally link to this
> > document from the
> > > > International site.
> > > --
> > > KUROSAKA ("Kuro") Teruhiko, San Francisco, California, USA
> > > Internationalization Consultant http://www.bhlab.com/
> >
> > --
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