LANGUAGE SUBTAG REGISTRATION FORM (R3): pinyin
cowan at ccil.org
Tue Sep 9 18:46:48 CEST 2008
CE Whitehead scripsit:
> I agree with Frank that what is important is somehow
> telling the search engines and such that this is [latn] script.
Search engines (a) ignore language tags anyhow, and (b) don't need to
be told what script something is in. Script subtags are mostly for
non-electronic documents and use in locales and such.
> One solution is a [supress-script] for variants--although that will
> not take care of the problem that you can combine both [fonipa] and
> [pinyin] into a single tag.
Right. And we can't maintain the Suppress-Script: fields we have.
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