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Re: Locale/default encoding table

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 14 Oct 2009 00:11:39 +0000 (UTC)
To: Geoffrey Sneddon <gsneddon@opera.com>, Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Cc: HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>, "public-i18n-core@w3.org" <public-i18n-core@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0910140004350.25383@hixie.dreamhostps.com>
On Tue, 13 Oct 2009, Geoffrey Sneddon wrote:
> 
> It isn't defined what the two letter code locales are: apparently they 
> aren't ISO-3166-1 alpha-2 codes, which is just confusing.
> 
> Can you please define what the two letter codes are, or, ideally, just 
> use the ISO-3166-1 alpha-2 codes (and state they are and add ref).

On Tue, 13 Oct 2009, Leif Halvard Silli wrote:
> 
> Shouldn't it state or link to BCP47?
> 
> http://www.w3.org/blog/International/2009/10/09/updated_article_language_tags_in_html_an_1

Done.

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