Language subtag modification request: frr Suppres-Script Latn

John Cowan cowan at
Thu Mar 9 22:45:04 CET 2006

Michael Everson scripsit:

> >It is critically important that Suppress-Script be filled
> >in for every language where it is appropriate in the
> >registry.
> I ask you. Is Portuguese one of these?

It is, and it already has a Suppress-Script field (Latn, of course).
This does not mean that there are no Portuguese documents written
in other scripts (Arabic, I suppose, is the most relevant one).

John Cowan   cowan at
Most languages are dramatically underdescribed, and at least one is 
dramatically overdescribed.  Still other languages are simultaneously 
overdescribed and underdescribed.  Welsh pertains to the third category.
        --Alan King

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