REQUEST for registration of variant subtag 'grabar'

Doug Ewell dewell at
Tue Sep 26 02:09:14 CEST 2006

Michael Everson <everson at evertype dot com> wrote:

> I would like to request that the posting privileges of this 
> participant, who has engaged in an ad-hominem attack on Peter 
> Constable, be suspended irrevocably.

He didn't post this latest diatribe to the list; he can't.  Peter chose 
to quote it to the list, as it revealed the true motivation for the 

Based on this new information, I hereby withdraw my earlier statement of 
"no opinion" regarding this request, and instead register a "significant 
objection" to it, as mentioned in Section 3.5: that the purpose of the 
request is not to serve a language tagging need, but to prove a personal 
point and create the appearance of conflict between RFC 4646 and ISO 

Doug Ewell
Fullerton, California, USA
RFC 4645  *  UTN #14

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