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Re: [SKOS] languages and scripts

From: Jakob Voss <jakob.voss@gbv.de>
Date: Wed, 07 Feb 2007 15:53:31 +0100
Message-ID: <45C9E7EB.8010402@gbv.de>
To: public-swd-wg@w3.org
Cc: public-esw-thes@w3.org, nagamori@slis.tsukuba.ac.jp

Thanks for pointing us to the obvious, Sue :-)

You wrote:

> Do look at IETF 4646, which is the new replacement for 3066. It spells out
> precisely how to report script codes as part of the language tag. I
> strongly recommend the incorporation of 4646 into all apps involving 
> multilingual tagging.

And we should provide an RDF representation of language codes in SKOS. I
I wrote a first draft:

http://esw.w3.org/topic/IANA_Language_Subtag_Registry_in_SKOS

Greetings,
Jakob
Received on Wednesday, 7 February 2007 14:53:36 GMT

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