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

From: Misha Wolf <Misha.Wolf@reuters.com>
Date: Fri, 22 Sep 2006 16:07:23 +0100
To: Stephen Deach <sdeach@adobe.com>, Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
Cc: www-international@w3.org, ltru@ietf.org
Message-id: <A29ADE959C70A1449470AA9A212F5D8002FF60F7@LONSMSXM06.emea.ime.reuters.com>

That would be seriously broken.  It would encourage 
people to violate BCP 47.

Misha


-----Original Message-----
From: Stephen Deach [mailto:sdeach@adobe.com] 
Sent: 22 September 2006 16:05
To: Misha Wolf; Richard Ishida
Cc: www-international@w3.org
Subject: RE: Updated article: Two-letter or three-letter language codes

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.


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