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Re: [SKOS] languages and scripts

From: Sue Ellen Wright <sellenwright@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 7 Feb 2007 10:01:47 -0500
Message-ID: <e35499310702070701o7479a7e7xd045eab8b042e45a@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Jakob Voss" <jakob.voss@gbv.de>
Cc: public-swd-wg@w3.org, public-esw-thes@w3.org, nagamori@slis.tsukuba.ac.jp
Hi, All,
No problem! This new recommendation is just getting off the ground in many
ways, so lots of folks are just learning about it. The important thing is
that all the stuff we've been doing with xml:lang is protected, but 4646
gives us the ability to annotate more features when we need to.
Bye for now
Sue Ellen


On 2/7/07, Jakob Voss <jakob.voss@gbv.de> wrote:
>
>
> 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
>
>


-- 
Sue Ellen Wright
Institute for Applied Linguistics
Kent State University
Kent OH 44242 USA
sellenwright@gmail.com
swright@kent.edu
sewright@neo.rr.com
Received on Wednesday, 7 February 2007 15:02:17 GMT

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