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Re: I18n comment: en-cockney

From: Philip TAYLOR <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Date: Tue, 24 Jan 2006 18:40:47 +0000
Message-ID: <43D674AF.9030302@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
CC: ishida@w3.org, www-style@w3.org, public-i18n-core@w3.org

It was clearly felt to be acceptable as an example when

	http://www.w3.org/TR/WD-html40-970917/struct/dirlang.html

was written.
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Ian Hickson wrote:
> On Tue, 24 Jan 2006, Philip TAYLOR wrote:
> 
>>I cannot see that this change accomplishes anything. RFC 3066 says "- 
>>Dialect or variant information, such as en-scouse" where the phrase 
>>"such as" is clearly essential. The use of "en-scouse" as an example in 
>>no way precludes the possibility of "en-cockney" being an equally valid 
>>production.
> 
> 
> Except that en-scouse is registered and valid, and en-cockney is not.
> 
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