Principles of Operation
petercon at microsoft.com
Thu Jan 24 02:57:28 CET 2008
> From: ietf-languages-bounces at alvestrand.no [mailto:ietf-languages-
> bounces at alvestrand.no] On Behalf Of Karen_Broome at spe.sony.com
> Ethnologue is ambiguous. It lists this dialect name under two codes --
> of them is "deu" which is labeled Standard German...
True, though only in the Czech Republic.
> Do we need Ethnologue to clarify or is Ethnologue not considered the
> authority -- yet? The actual Erzgebirge Mountains are in the region
> described in the SIL Standard German description, though Thomas may be
> thinking of this dialect as occurring over a wider geographic range
I think it would help to get clarification from Ethnologue.
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