Request for variant subtag fr 16th-c 17th-c
everson at evertype.com
Wed Dec 13 18:07:13 CET 2006
At 11:57 -0500 2006-12-13, John Cowan wrote:
>If French people in the New World were writing what looks more like
>Middle than Modern French during the 16th century, tag it as frm;
>if some earlier French is relatively modern, tag it as fr. If you
>are worried about undue constriction of search, use both.
>> Do members of this group think that century subtags are a good idea?
>I think they come under the same category as the geographical subtags
>that we already rejected.
I take that as a support of my suggestion that these may not be good
Michael Everson * http://www.evertype.com
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