Another update to registry

John Cowan jcowan at
Fri Oct 22 22:23:00 CEST 2004

Doug Ewell scripsit:

> One of the unfortunate aspects of the registry being specified in RFC
> 3066bis as a semicolon-delimited text file is that there is no provision
> for descriptions that contain a semicolon, and ISO 639-2/RA seems to be
> doing this more and more often.  

I suggest changing "; " in ISO 639-2 to " -- ".

"While staying with the Asonu, I met a man from     John Cowan
the Candensian plane, which is very much like       jcowan at
ours, only more of it consists of Toronto."
        --Ursula K. Le Guin, Changing Planes

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