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Re: [Ltru] RE: For review: Tagging text with no language

From: Mark Davis <mark.davis@icu-project.org>
Date: Thu, 12 Apr 2007 10:23:40 -0700
Message-ID: <30b660a20704121023s68658e6at7c08ac65de945e56@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Martin Hosken" <martin_hosken@sil.org>
Cc: "John Cowan" <cowan@ccil.org>, www-international@w3.org, "LTRU Working Group" <ltru@ietf.org>
For that, I'd suggest und-Latn (or whatever the script is). Since only
languages would have scripts, that is sufficiently determinate.

On 4/12/07, Martin Hosken <martin_hosken@sil.org> wrote:
>
> Dear All,
>
> >> Q1. What tag should be used where it is definitely a language, but
> there
> >> is no code available yet? (This is an area where ISO 15924 is ahead
> >> of ISO 639 (and 3166), since it has Zzzz: Code for uncoded script.)
> >>
>
> A related question is how to tag text that is definitely in a language
> but I don't know what the language is. (But I might know the script).
>
> Yours,
> Martin
>
>


-- 
Mark
Received on Thursday, 12 April 2007 17:23:47 GMT

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