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Re: [whatwg] HTML: A DOM attribute that returns the language of a node

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Sat, 13 Jul 2013 15:39:33 +0000 (UTC)
To: Peter Occil <poccil14@gmail.com>
Message-ID: <alpine.DEB.2.00.1307131538570.31051@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
Cc: WHATWG <whatwg@whatwg.org>
On Fri, 12 Jul 2013, Peter Occil wrote:
>
> Well, my true hope is that such a DOM attribute like "language" will be 
> specified in the HTML or DOM spec.  Especially since it's not currently 
> possible to get the language of a node through JavaScript methods alone. 

What's the use case for having this in HTML?

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