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RE: How do I say 'this is not in any language' in XHTML/HTML

From: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 23 Mar 2007 19:23:39 -0000
To: "'Frank Ellermann'" <nobody@xyzzy.claranet.de>
Cc: <www-international@w3.org>
Message-ID: <017501c76d80$c36d4c30$6401a8c0@rishida>

As far as I can tell, XHTML 1.1 also disallows xml:lang="".

See
http://www.w3.org/TR/2001/REC-xhtml-modularization-20010410/abstract_modules
.html#s_commonatts

"xml:lang (NMTOKEN)"

RI


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> -----Original Message-----
> From: www-international-request@w3.org 
> [mailto:www-international-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Frank Ellermann
> Sent: 22 March 2007 21:29
> To: www-international@w3.org
> Subject: Re: How do I say 'this is not in any language' in XHTML/HTML
> 
> 
> Richard Ishida wrote:
>  
> > I have attempted to summarise the comments on this thread at 
> > http://esw.w3.org/topic/geoNoLanguageTag
> 
> I think you've to say XHTML 1.0 (2nd ed.) explicitly.
> 
> Apparently it's fixed in xhtml-datatypes-1.mod for
> 1.1 and anything else using this module (?)  Please check 
> this, the version I looked at is rather old.
> 
> Frank
> 
> 
> 
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