Request for variant subtag fr 16th-c 17th-c RESUBMISSION

Addison Phillips addison at
Tue Jan 23 00:31:02 CET 2007

Subtags may have many prefixes... as many as necessary.


Ciarán Ó Duibhín wrote:
> C E Whitehead wrote:
> <<
> I have not resubmitted the proposals since then.  I am asking permission to;
> I gather thought that I can from another list member's private email to me;
> so I'll get to that in a minute; there is just one prefix now with each
> subtag; I must await a macrolanguage tag for French before trying to
> associate any other prefix (which would be the macrolanguage tag)
> Would acceptance of CE's present proposals still allow these two to be made
> subtags of a future French macrolanguage (in case that might be CE's
> preferred long-term solution), or would that be ruled out as again
> associating each subtag with two prefixes?
> Ciarán Ó Duibhín
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Addison Phillips
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