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Re: I18n comment: en-cockney

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 24 Jan 2006 18:33:57 +0000 (UTC)
To: Philip TAYLOR <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Cc: ishida@w3.org, www-style@w3.org, public-i18n-core@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0601241833380.2856@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Tue, 24 Jan 2006, Philip TAYLOR wrote:
>
> I cannot see that this change accomplishes anything. RFC 3066 says "- 
> Dialect or variant information, such as en-scouse" where the phrase 
> "such as" is clearly essential. The use of "en-scouse" as an example in 
> no way precludes the possibility of "en-cockney" being an equally valid 
> production.

Except that en-scouse is registered and valid, and en-cockney is not.

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