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Re: Language tag education and negotiation

From: Frank Ellermann <nobody@xyzzy.claranet.de>
Date: Mon, 5 May 2008 16:39:42 +0200
To: www-international@w3.org
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Cc: ltru@ietf.org

Asmus Freytag wrote:

>> What I really would like to express is "I prefer original text
>> in french or english, then translated text in one of these two
>> languages." But that's work for RFC 4646 ter :-)
   
> I have precisely the same problem! You express it very clearly.

+1  It infuriates me when xyzzy.com asks me if I want to go to
xyzzy.de, or worse just redirects to xyzzy.de, when I prefer
xyzzy.com for some reason of my own.  But that is unrelated to
language tags, it is some "Geo IP" stuff, unfortunately often
"working as designed" (from their POV).

 Frank
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