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Re: languages?

From: Charles McCathie Nevile <charlesn@srl.rmit.EDU.AU>
Date: Sat, 21 Nov 1998 02:01:23 +1100 (EST)
To: Marie Kennedy <tubers@smathersnt2.uflib.ufl.edu>
cc: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.SUN.3.91.981121015640.15360B-100000@sunrise>
use <HTML LANG="EN">

There is an ISO reference for the Language codes, but I can't recall what 
it is. If you look for the Internationalisation (i18n) activity from the 
w3c home page <http://www.w3.org/> you should be able to find it. If 
nobody has posted a better reference than that I can give a URL Monday. 
(It's early saturday morning now. I don't much want to go to work this 


Charles McCathieNevile

On Fri, 20 Nov 1998, Marie Kennedy wrote:

> can someone tell me what the code is to be used in the <HTML> tag to
> identify that the page i am writing is in english?  the bobby program
> suggests that the code be used, but i can't find a list of them
> anywhere!
> Marie R. Kennedy
> Archivist
> University of Florida
> Resource Services/Serials Unit
> Gainesville, FL 32611
> (352)392-0355 
Received on Friday, 20 November 1998 10:05:20 UTC

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