[standards-jig] Service discovery and localization

David Waite mass at akuma.org
Mon Dec 8 18:40:06 UTC 2003


Peter Saint-Andre wrote:

>On Mon, Dec 08, 2003 at 12:49:20AM +0100, Matthias Wimmer wrote:
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>>How should service discovery results be localized? Is the usage
>>of xml:lang-attributes allowed for service discovery?
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>Hallo Matthias,
>
>What kind of results? Are you thinking about something like this?
>
>    <item jid='words.shakespeare.lit' 
>          xml:lang='en'
>          name='Shakespearean Dictionary'/>
>    <item jid='words.shakespeare.lit' 
>          xml:lang='de'
>          name='Shakespearische Woerterbuch'/>
>
>Obviously this is not specified in the JEP right now, but IMHO it is a
>straightforward extension of the usage defined in the XMPP I-Ds.
>
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Perhaps the draft discovery JEP could be changed to better suit this 
sort of usage? For example,

<item jid="words.shakespeare.lit'>
   <name xml:lang='en'>Shakespearean Dictionary</name>
   <name xml:lang='de'>Shakespearische Woerterbuch</name>
</item>

-David Waite



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