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Re: How do I say ???this is not in any language??? in XHTML/HTML

From: John Cowan <cowan@ccil.org>
Date: Tue, 13 Mar 2007 17:23:59 -0400
To: Addison Phillips <addison@yahoo-inc.com>
Cc: John Cowan <cowan@ccil.org>, Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>, www-international@w3.org
Message-ID: <20070313212359.GD16752@mercury.ccil.org>

Addison Phillips scripsit:

> >RFC 4646 itself doesn't allow zero-length language tags.
> 
> Not quite right: RFC 4646 doesn't *define* zero-length tags. That is NOT 
> the same as disallowing them. 

What I meant is that "" is not a well-formed RFC 4646 language tag.

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