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Re: [Ltru] Re: For review: Tagging text with no language

From: John Cowan <cowan@ccil.org>
Date: Fri, 13 Apr 2007 19:10:43 -0400
To: Karen_Broome@spe.sony.com
Cc: ltru@lists.ietf.org, www-international@w3.org
Message-ID: <20070413231043.GG29983@mercury.ccil.org>

Karen_Broome@spe.sony.com scripsit:

> I did not request a SHOULD NOT with "no linguistic content." My request 
> was that script tags SHOULD NOT be used with linguistic *audio* content 
> because spoken language, by definition, is not written down. I really 
> don't have much use for the zxx tag.  I saw a use case that related to 
> und-Latn that made sense, but zxx-Latn makes no sense to me. Did I miss 
> that thread or is that a typo?

No, it makes sense:

<span xml:lang="zxx-Latn">kj;lqwe4ropiuasfgpoiu243poiuq3p4okjasl;jk</span>.

John Cowan   http://ccil.org/~cowan    cowan@ccil.org
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