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Re: resend: Fwd: I18N Comments]

From: Graham Klyne <gk@ninebynine.org>
Date: Tue, 15 Jul 2003 16:48:43 +0100
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To: Brian McBride <bwm@hplb.hpl.hp.com>, rdf core <w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org>
Cc: i18n <w3c-i18n-ig@w3.org>, Martin Duerst <duerst@w3.org>

At 13:10 15/07/03 +0100, Brian McBride wrote:
>During the summing up on last Friday's telecon, I asked whether folks
>felt we had identified a show stopper problem with RDFCore's I18N
>support.  Pat said he wasn't sure what the problem was; others agreed.
>Patrick said he saw issues but didn't see them as show stoppers.
>However, some folks had dropped off the call as a result of a comms
>failure and didn't have a chance to respond.  Please could you respond
>to this email, if you feel such a showstopper has been identified and
>can describe what it is.

My impression is that no showstopper has been identified, but the current 
approach will be quite painful for some.  I can't tell if this pain is 
sufficient to impair the utility or impede the adoption of RDF in the 
applications where it should be favoured.


Graham Klyne
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