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Re: SVG12: xml:lang definition

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Mon, 25 Apr 2005 01:22:26 +0200
To: Robin Berjon <robin.berjon@expway.fr>
Cc: www-svg@w3.org
Message-ID: <42f5292a.214487531@smtp.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* Robin Berjon wrote:
>Bjoern Hoehrmann wrote:
>>   http://www.w3.org/TR/2005/WD-SVGMobile12-20050413/struct.html section
>> 5.10.2 defines the xml:lang attribute to be of type "languageID" which
>> is not defined in the document. This definition is likely inappropriate
>> (as I pointed out earlier) as it prohibes the use of the empty string as
>> allowed in XML 1.0 3rd Edition. Please change the draft to not disallow
>> the empty string for this attribute.
>Do you concur that the definition provided in the schema is correct, and 
>that it is the one that should be used for the spec?

That depends on pending errata in XML Schema concerning RFC 3066 and
other things. If the Working Group is unsure about its definition of
xml:lang I suggest asking W3C I18N Core Working Group for advice.
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