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Re: Original vs. tranlsation content negotiation

From: Frank Ellermann <nobody@xyzzy.claranet.de>
Date: Fri, 1 Aug 2008 18:09:41 +0200
To: www-international@w3.org
Message-ID: <g6vcdv$f15$1@ger.gmane.org>

Phillips, Addison wrote:

> I especially disagree with
[...]
> Changing the syntax of "lang", especially in a way incompatible
> with existing usage (just BCP 47 language tags and nothing else)
> would be deeply harmful and incompatible.

Changing *everything* from charsets over XHTML to HTTP, URLs, and
MIME in deeply harmful and incompatible ways.  It is not limited
to lang.  Getting lang in synch with xml:lang would be of course
nice, i.e. allow lang="".
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