pinyin (and wadegile) request has gotten derailed

John Cowan cowan at
Wed Sep 17 04:35:30 CEST 2008

Randy Presuhn scripsit:

> I'm surprised at the conclusion that Tongyong and Hanyu Pinyin should
> be regarded as a single variety.  John wrote:

I don't maintain that: they would be distinguished by the region subtag,
just as the Jangalif orthographies are distinguished by the language subtag.

John Cowan  cowan at
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