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Re: Use of dc:lang in XHTML / HTML

From: Jon Hanna <jon@hackcraft.net>
Date: Tue, 27 Jun 2006 11:07:03 +0100
Message-ID: <44A10347.3050902@hackcraft.net>
To: www-international@w3.org

Richard Ishida wrote:
> Does anyone have any experience of dc:lang language declarations being used by any application that reads XHTML/HTML documents?
> I'm wondering whether we should recommend its use.  I'd rather not add to the confusion over meta tags, however, if nobody actually uses such information.

I'm inclined to think that they should be used where Dublin Core is 
already used, but since that element gives information there are already 
a web mechanisms for giving that there is little to justify using it on 
documents that aren't already being tagged with Dublin Core metadata.
Received on Tuesday, 27 June 2006 10:05:09 UTC

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