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Re: Preliminary Localization of XHTML into Chinese

From: Andrew Cunningham <andrewc@vicnet.net.au>
Date: Wed, 07 Mar 2007 09:53:14 +1100
Message-ID: <45EDF0DA.7030502@vicnet.net.au>
To: Steve Zilles <szilles@adobe.com>
CC: 'WWW International' <www-international@w3.org>
Steve Zilles wrote:
>
> Why is using XML in a way that was intended such a bad idea?
> 

1) consistency in converting from XML to XHTML. Everyone would need to 
use the same XSLT transformation to have consistency.

2) For XML 1.0, it could only work for some languages, and would exclude 
many others.

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