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Re: Proposal: Locale Preferences API

From: Marcos Caceres <w3c@marcosc.com>
Date: Wed, 31 Jul 2013 19:40:48 +0100
To: Norbert Lindenberg <w3@norbertlindenberg.com>
Cc: Phillips, Addison <addison@lab126.com>, Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>, "www-international@w3.org" <www-international@w3.org>
Message-ID: <D912D510048A4BF9BF13EC2981D51F1E@marcosc.com>


On Monday, July 29, 2013 at 6:04 PM, Norbert Lindenberg wrote:

> What do you mean by "locale"? If that includes items on the second list of the page that Richard pointed to (e.g. measurements, time zones, shoe sizes), then I don't see how they relate to languages - and that's the term that both the HTTP spec and browser user interfaces use.
> 

I have to agree with Norbert. It's not ideal, but I think it's currently what we have.    
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