langauge vs. locale
dewell at adelphia.net
Sat Sep 30 19:29:54 CEST 2006
David Starner <prosfilaes at gmail dot com> wrote:
>> The real issue, if there is one, is not why GB is "GB" (the only
>> unique words in the name are "Great Britain") but why US is "US" (the
>> unique word in its name is "America", which should have been used as
>> the basis for the code by ISO 3166 rules).
> Because US is already used for the United States of America, and is
> widely known for that, to the point that using anything would be
That's exactly what people say about "UK".
Doug Ewell * Fullerton, California, USA * RFC 4645 * UTN #14
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