Karl Ove Hufthammer karl at huftis.org
Wed Jun 18 20:27:35 CEST 2003

Harald Tveit Alvestrand <harald at alvestrand.no> wrote in
news:205520000.1055712269 at askvoll.hjemme.alvestrand.no:

>> - All 3-letter subtags are interpreted according to
>> assignments found in ISO 639 part 2, "Codes for the
>> representation of names of languages -- Part 2: Alpha-3
>> code [ISO 639-2]", or assignments subsequently made by the
>> ISO 639 part 2 maintenance agency or governing standardization
>> bodies.
> that's the first subtag, not the second.

Sorry; I misread it. I were thinking of ISO 3166 alpha-3
country codes. Do you know if there are any plans for
standardising their use in language tags?

Karl Ove Hufthammer

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