Erzgebirgisch Classification Question
nobody at xyzzy.claranet.de
Mon Mar 31 17:22:51 CEST 2008
Doug Ewell wrote:
> a Prefix field cannot be independently deprecated, and can never
> be removed. Therefore, the analogy with deprecated subtags is
> not appropriate.
> We should register 'erzgeb' only with the Prefix field that will
> be correct in the long term, which is "sxu"
If I'd feel a sudden urge to request "erzgeb" I'd ask for prefix
"de" for various reasons akready stated here. As I don't feel
this urge the point is moot. Thomas' plan to wait for "sxu" and
later prove that sxu-erzgeb is linguistically dubious at best is
> that means we should wait until 'sxu' is a valid language subtag,
> which will happen when RFC 4646bis and RFC 4645bis are approved.
s/when/if/ The last draft I've seen proposes to register pseudo-
regions dg, ea, eu, ic, and more, excluding the relevant case uk.
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