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[Bug 18816] change lang declaration for HTML5 spec

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Date: Tue, 01 Mar 2016 02:45:30 +0000
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Eli Grey (:sephr) <bugmail@eligrey.com> changed:

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--- Comment #9 from Eli Grey (:sephr) <bugmail@eligrey.com> ---
(In reply to John Foliot from comment #3)
> Do we have any evidence to suggest that adding this homage to Mr. Hickson
> provides any tangible benefit?

It's not a homage. It's an actual language subtag that Ian Hixie has informally
specified at http://ian.hixie.ch/bible/english

I've been using en-US-x-Hixie on all of my websites ever since 2008, not as
homage to Ian Hixie, but because I actually prefer his amendments to the
English language. There is actual meaning behind the use of this subtag.

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