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Re: ISSUE-97 html translate, and global rules and inheritance

From: Karl Fritsche <karl.fritsche@cocomore.com>
Date: Fri, 3 May 2013 09:15:09 +0200
Message-ID: <518363FD.8050705@cocomore.com>
To: <public-multilingualweb-lt@w3.org>
On 02.05.2013 21:52, Felix Sasaki wrote:
> Am 02.05.13 13:06, schrieb Yves Savourel:
>>> ...Which for me basically means inheritance is given and default is 
>>> yes.
>>> So the image alt text would be translatable. The "img" element would be
>>> translatable, but hasn't any text-node children, so there is nothing
>>> to translate here.
>> +1
>> -ys
> So could we then at
> http://www.w3.org/International/multilingualweb/lt/drafts/its20/its20.html#datacategories-defaults-etc 
> in the "inheritance for element nodes" column point to
> http://www.w3.org/html/wg/drafts/html/master/dom.html#the-translate-attribute 
> and explain what the HTML spec says (like in this thread)? The same 
> for the "Translate" section. Or in summary: we wouldn't define our own 
> HTML "translate" behaviour, but just refer to HTML. FYI, I had started 
> discussing that in an offline thread with Yves too and now wanted to 
> see what everybody here thinks.
> Best,
> Felix
Just as clarification, because I got a little bit lost with this now. Do 
we do this only for ITS in HTML or for ITS in general? So would it end 
up in something like:
"Textual content of element, including content of child elements, but 
excluding attributes" for XML
"Textual content of element, including attributes and child elements." 
for HTML?
Or what is the plan for linking to the HTML Part?

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