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Re: I18N attributes in NewsML 2

From: Martin Duerst <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
Date: Mon, 12 Dec 2005 15:14:43 +0900
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To: Ian Forrester <ian.a.forrester@googlemail.com>, "John.Cowan" <jcowan@reutershealth.com>
Cc: Misha Wolf <Misha.Wolf@reuters.com>, www-international@w3.org

At 09:26 05/12/12, Ian Forrester wrote:
 >
 >John.Cowan wrote:
 >> Misha Wolf scripsit:
 >>
 >>
 >>> So we need to support [the "dir"] attribute in NewsML 2.  I suggest 
that we support it wherever we decide to support xml:lang.
 >>>
 >>
 >> I agree.
 >>
 >I believe xml:lang and dir attribute would also be useful in the RSS and 
ATOM specifications?

In Atom, xml:lang is available widely, but dir isn't available
directly. But if your title, summary, content, or whatever is
(X)HTML, then of course you can use the dir attribute.

Regards,    Martin. 
Received on Monday, 12 December 2005 08:33:45 GMT

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