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Re: [Moderator Action] Re: Official ISO 3166 country codes online

From: Martin J. Duerst <duerst@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 01 Dec 1999 11:45:46 +0900
Message-Id: <199912010307.MAA27418@sh.w3.mag.keio.ac.jp>
To: Harald Tveit Alvestrand <Harald@Alvestrand.no>
Cc: <www-international@w3.org>
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At 13:35 1999/11/30 -0500, Harald Tveit Alvestrand wrote:
> At 17:25 28.11.99 -1000, Olin Lagon wrote:
> >Greetings,
> >
> >How do people on this list work with Latin American Spanish, a popular
> >language to translate into yet one with no offical country-locale combination?
> (lists that I'm not a member of trimmed)
> 
> If you feel the need for a code for "Latin American Spanish", I suggest 
> that you use the RFC 1766 procedure for registering sp-LAT or similar tag.
> That will get you a tag you can use with several IETF and W3C protocols.
> 
> Note that you need a published reference for what you mean when you say 
> "Latin American Spanish" in order to get it registered.
> 
>                           Harald A
> 
> --
> Harald Tveit Alvestrand, EDB Maxware, Norway
> Harald.Alvestrand@edb.maxware.no
> 
> 
> 


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