Wikimedia language codes

Stephane Bortzmeyer bortzmeyer at
Sun Nov 12 21:20:54 CET 2006

On Sun, Nov 12, 2006 at 06:16:35PM -0000,
 Debbie Garside <debbie at> wrote 
 a message of 119 lines which said:

> Your need is for ISO 639-6. This part of the ISO 639 family is due
> for publication in January 2008.

I do not think that the Wikimedia Foundation (which has the problem
now) can wait and I do not see why RFC 4646 does not solve the
technical side of the problem today.

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