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RE: Updated article: Two-letter or three-letter language codes

From: Stephen Deach <sdeach@adobe.com>
Date: Fri, 22 Sep 2006 08:04:56 -0700
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To: Misha Wolf <Misha.Wolf@reuters.com>, Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
Cc: www-international@w3.org

I would strongly recomment taht all processing applications support both 2 
& 3 letter ISO codes. It was the only way to get some countries and some 
applications (especially in business databases) simply always use the 3 
letter coded.

At 2006.09.22-11:02(+0100), Misha Wolf wrote:
> > The two-letter vs. three-letter rule is something that
> > the registry maintainers need to worry about, yes, but
> > the average user (and likely reader of this article)
> > should not need to worry about it these days.
> >        ^^^
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