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Re: Atom Bidi Draft Update - Informal Last Call
It is not year clear if there has been enough independent implementation
of the specification to justify publishing it as a proposed standard.
Franklin Tse wrote:
> Why are you going to recommend that for publication as an experimental or informational draft, but not a Proposed Standard?
> Franklin Tse
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "James M Snell" <jasnell@xxxxxxxxx>
> To: "atom-syntax" <atom-syntax@xxxxxxx>; "atom-protocol" <atom-protocol@xxxxxxx>
> Sent: Friday, March 23, 2007 00:59
> Subject: Atom Bidi Draft Update - Informal Last Call
>> I have posted an updated version of the Atom Bidi Draft. The only
>> significant difference is a notice about direction guess algorithms.
>> I have implemented support for this specification in Abdera and in IBM's
>> updated internal blogging environment.
>> The specification adds a new attribute "dir" to the set of common
>> attribute attributes within the Atom namespace. The dir attribute
>> specifies the default directionality of language-sensitive text within
>> an Atom document.
>> <entry xmlns="http://www.w3.org/2005/Atom" dir="rtl">
>> At this point, I intend to request a formal last call on the document
>> and recommend it for publication as an experimental or informational draft.
>> Feedback is requested.
>> - James