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

From: Addison Phillips <addison@yahoo-inc.com>
Date: Fri, 22 Sep 2006 10:23:07 -0700
Message-ID: <45141BFB.7080905@yahoo-inc.com>
To: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
CC: "'Chris Lilley'" <chris@w3.org>, "'Martin Duerst'" <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>, www-international@w3.org

A minor observation....

Richard Ishida wrote:
> 
> Not in that FAQ. (We try to keep these things very focused on answering just
> the question at hand.)
> 
> Also, ISO have pledged not to do such a thing for 50 years, I believe, so

The "50 years" rule applies to ISO 3166 region codes. ISO 639 RA/JAC is 
trying not to reuse items at all.

Addison

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Addison Phillips
Globalization Architect -- Yahoo! Inc.

Internationalization is an architecture.
It is not a feature.
Received on Friday, 22 September 2006 17:23:31 GMT

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