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Re: Comment on LTLI WD: purpose?

From: Felix Sasaki <fsasaki@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 24 Apr 2006 14:18:25 +0900
Message-ID: <444C5FA1.40406@w3.org>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Cc: www-i18n-comments@w3.org
Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> 
> It's not entirely clear to me what the purpose of having
> http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-ltli-20060419/ is. It seems to state that
> you have to follow RFC 3066bis (or BCP 47, later on the Recommendation
> track) in this and that regard and that's basically it. At least,
> according to section 3. This same section states:
> 
>    The purpose of the criteria is to provide a stable
>    source for requirements for language and locale
>    identification.
> 
> ... isn't that what BCP 47 is for?

BCP 47 is for language identification. The important bit in ltli will be
 the differentiation between language and locale. This will rely mainly
on RFC 3066bis.

Regards, Felix.

> 
> 
> --Anne van Kesteren
> <http://annevankesteren.nl/>
> <http://www.opera.com/>
> 
> 



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