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Re: For review: 1 new and 3 updated articles about language declarations in HTML

From: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 12 Sep 2011 14:08:26 +0100
Message-ID: <4E6E044A.5090600@w3.org>
To: www-international@w3.org
On 12/09/2011 08:24, Gunnar Bittersmann wrote:
> Richard Ishida scripsit on Wed, 07 Sep 2011 08:32:22 +0100:
>> I don't want to turn this into a tutorial on how to use the q element
>> with CSS. It's intended to be a quick illustrative example.
>
> … for the usage of :lang. Maybe it would be better to use an example
> that is not discussed so controversely.
>
> The current version of the article uses (slightly changed):
> * {
> font-family: Arial, sans-serif;
> font-size: 100%;
> }
>
> :lang(ar) {
> font-family: Traditional Arabic, serif;
> font-size: 125%;
> }
>
> Why didn’t you stick to this one?

I wanted to pick up something that is new enough that people may not 
have thought much about it, to help reinforce the idea that new things 
may arise as we go forward, but you may be right, and maybe I should opt 
for a slightly less controversial example.

RI

>
> That’s what CSS allows today. More on what CSS might allow in the future
> at the workshop in Limerick.
>
> Cheers,
> Gunnar
>
>

-- 
Richard Ishida
Internationalization Activity Lead
W3C (World Wide Web Consortium)

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