Last call for "Zxxx"

Doug Ewell dewell at
Tue Jun 26 16:14:04 CEST 2007

CE Whitehead <cewcathar at hotmail dot com> wrote:

> Doug, this is a dumb question, but what is an "unwritten document"?
> Do you mean "documents" such as artifacts and such that are not encoded in 
> a writing system?
> (archaelogical artifacts, photographs, etc.)

An "unwritten document" could be spoken, sung, signed, Morse-coded, or 
communicated in any way other than writing.

In any event, this is what the core standard (ISO 15924) calls it, so (IMHO) 
this is what the subtag should call it, unless there is compelling and 
overwhelming evidence not to.

Doug Ewell  *  Fullerton, California, USA  *  RFC 4645  *  UTN #14

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