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Re: CSS Localization

From: Andrew Cunningham <lang.support@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 20 Jan 2015 10:49:58 +1100
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To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Cc: Cameron Jones <cmhjones@gmail.com>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Although using platform locales implies that all platforms use the same set
of locales, and doesn't take into account that some locales may be
available on some platforms and not others.

Likewise, it doesn't take into account the possibility of custom locales on
certain platforms.


On 14 January 2015 at 08:08, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com> wrote:

> People using their own computer likely have it set up with the correct
> locale (definitely not always true, but I think true enough that we
> can consider most people in this category).  So they don't need any
> help from us; localized inputs will already be displaying "correctly"
> for them.
Andrew Cunningham
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