W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > site-comments@w3.org > November 2000

Re: Language Codes Question

From: Susan Lesch <lesch@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 22 Nov 2000 17:44:42 -0800
Message-Id: <p05010400b64224b6858f@[204.210.33.45]>
To: "Jodice, Jamyn" <jamyn.jodice@intel.com>
Cc: site-comments@w3.org
Jodice, Jamyn wrote:

>  Would you provide the 2-letter language codes for the following
>  languages, or let me know where I may find them:

Take a look at [1]. It may answer your questions.
For some help, you could try the newsgroup
comp.infosystems.www.authoring.html.

>  	Spanish - for Latin America (I believe that ES is for the Spanish
>  spoken in Spain, and LA is for Latin)

I'm not an expert on this. I think there is only
one Spanish - ES. (Maybe you could add a country code.)

>  	Simplified Chinese (I believe the code for Traditional Chinese is
>  ZT)

Chinese is ZH according to [2].

>  I also noticed broken graphics on the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Home
>  page:
>
>  	http://www.w3.org/

We have a report of a similar problem, only occurring
in Mac IE prior to version 5. Are you using Mac IE?

Thank you for the report.

[1] http://www.w3.org/International/O-HTML-tags.html
[2] http://lcweb.loc.gov/standards/iso639-2/termcodes.html

-- 
Susan Lesch - mailto:lesch@w3.org  tel:+1.858.483.4819
World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) - http://www.w3.org/
Received on Wednesday, 22 November 2000 20:45:24 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Wednesday, 24 October 2012 16:21:25 GMT