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Re: 2 many language tags for Norwegian

From: Leif Halvard Silli <lhs@malform.no>
Date: Wed, 30 Apr 2008 18:17:19 +0200
Message-ID: <48189B8F.4090904@malform.no>
To: John Cowan <cowan@ccil.org>
CC: Frank Ellermann <hmdmhdfmhdjmzdtjmzdtzktdkztdjz@gmail.com>, www-international@w3.org

John Cowan 2008-04-30 17.35:
> Frank Ellermann scripsit:
>
> > No, you can't tag frr or nds as de-something.  You also won't try
> > workarounds like fy-DE for frs, or fy-DK for frr as used in DE,
>
> To be fair, it was only recently that 639/RA clarified that fy means
> specificially West Frisian as opposed to a macrolanguage for all Frisian.
>   

Gee and horror. Sounds as if we don't "pass auf", then 'NO' will become 
a code for 'Bokmål'.
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leif halvard silli
Received on Wednesday, 30 April 2008 16:17:57 GMT

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