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Re: "Language-tagged strings Re: Toward easier RDF: a proposal"

From: Ghislain Atemezing <auguste.atemezing@eurecom.fr>
Date: Fri, 23 Nov 2018 16:01:34 +0100
Cc: "semantic-web@w3.org Web" <semantic-web@w3.org>
Message-Id: <A0457BAC-8DD7-4464-BECA-FCB0253513A0@eurecom.fr>
To: ajs6f <ajs6f@apache.org>


> Le 23 nov. 2018 à 15:50, ajs6f <ajs6f@apache.org> a écrit :
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>> On Nov 23, 2018, at 9:03 AM, Andy Seaborne <andy@seaborne.org> wrote:
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>> As someone who works with a product that is used by users in different geographies, I can say that language tags matter.
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>> And I live near "cymru"@cy.
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> One of the few ways I have been able to "sell" investment in RDF at scale to folks in the cultural heritage sector is that it offers a fairly straightforward and uniform approach to i18n. I don't have to argue that it's perfect... just that it is easy to understand, it can be implemented without a lot of overhead, and (crucially) it allows people to share translation work easily. 

+1. 

Ghislain 
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