language subtag registration request: Region EU

Harald Tveit Alvestrand harald at
Mon Jan 16 03:55:45 CET 2006

--On søndag, januar 15, 2006 18:36:05 -0800 Doug Ewell 
<dewell at> wrote:

> I maintain the other argument, that RFC 3066bis does not provide for this
> group to register a region subtag that is not officially assigned as a
> "country" in ISO 3166, or as a "region" in UN M.49.

I agree.

(I still wonder what the proposer wanted it for. His needs might be served 
by a variant permitting "en-eurunion", or it might not - until he speaks up 
and explains, we can't know).

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