RFC 3066bis: extensions

Peter Constable petercon at microsoft.com
Tue Jan 20 17:38:17 CET 2004

> From: jcowan at reutershealth.com [mailto:jcowan at reutershealth.com]

> The difficulty is that many existing environments have a single slot
> "language" or "locale", and extending the content is far easier than
> extending the wrapper.

Perhaps I just need to see what problems Mark and Addison are trying to
solve by means of the extensions. I've seen their examples of tags with
extensions; what I don't recall seeing are examples of application
scenarios in which these might be needed.

Peter Constable
Globalization Infrastructure and Font Technologies
Microsoft Windows Division

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