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Re: Comment on LTLI WD: purpose?

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 24 Apr 2006 11:11:04 +0200
To: "Felix Sasaki" <fsasaki@w3.org>
Cc: www-i18n-comments@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.s8h84qdb64w2qv@id-c0020.lan>

On Mon, 24 Apr 2006 07:18:25 +0200, Felix Sasaki <fsasaki@w3.org> 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.

Wasn't BCP 47 going to be 3066bis? (I was talking about the revised BCP  
47, sorry for being unclear.)


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