Test Case xhtml1_wcag2_20050630_3.1_l1_sc1_046: Incorrect lang and xml:lang attributes for content in Polish

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleIncorrect lang and xml:lang attributes for content in Polish
DescriptionA page wih an excerpt from a proposed Constitution for the European Union: Polish version. The html element has lang and xml:lang attributes with the value "tr", the language code for Turkish, instead of "pl" for Polish.
CreatorBenToWeb (Christophe.Strobbe@…)
RightsCopyright BenToWeb 2004-2007
LanguageEnglish
Date2005-09-01
Statusdraft

Technologies and Features

Technologies are markup languages or data formats. If the technology is a markup language, “features” refers to elements and attributes.

XHTML™ 1.0 The Extensible HyperText Markup Language (Second Edition)

XHTML™ 1.0 The Extensible HyperText Markup Language (Second Edition)

Feature: lang (namespace: http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml) .

Technical specification: Specifying the language of content: the lang attribute .

Test Data

Purpose

This test case is intended to fail because the primary natural language is not correctly identified: the correct language is Polish, not Turkish.

Test Modes

Automatic evaluation.

Test Files

Test file.

TCDL Data

xhtml1_wcag2_20050630_3.1_l1_sc1_046 (XML).

Rules

“Rules” refer to success criteria in WCAG 2.0, checkpoints in WCAG 1.0 and similar requirements.

Primary Rules

The test case fails the following success criterion at line 3, column 44: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#meaning-doc-lang-id.

The test case fails the following success criterion at line 3, column 58: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#meaning-doc-lang-id.

Functional Outcome

The browser cannot find the primary language of the document.

Technical Comment

The html element has incorrect lang and xml:lang attributes (tr for Turkish, instead of pl for Polish).