language by item?
- The optional language element is for an entire feed. I'm delighted
to find that this doesn't work for some people. Many people,
especially outside the USA, write in two or more languages in one
blog. Would it make sense to extend the option tag to also work as
an item element? The default language would be the one for the
channel, but an item's language element could override.
On the writing end, blogging tools could offer an optional checkbox
for second, third languages when editing a post.
On the reading end today, you can select those posts that you can
On the reading end tomorrow, your newsreader will be able to run the
posts you can't read through Babelfish or some other machine
Inspired by a trip to http://blogspot.net in Vienna.
On Mon 02-Jun-2003 at 04:43:23PM -0000, Phil Wolff wrote:
> The optional language element is for an entire feed.
It can also be used with items and this has always been the case with
Also all elements can use the xml:lang attribute and if we ever get
around to allowing element to be repeated you could do things like
(For backwards compatability we wouldn't want <link> and <title>
elements to be repeatable)
Chris Croome <chris@...>
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