PROPOSAL: Remove Deprecation on "sh" in the IANA subtag registry

CE Whitehead cewcathar at
Fri Aug 28 01:40:22 CEST 2009

Hi, I support Doug's proposed change to the comments field.  I have no real preference either way for Mark's proposal, but it's o.k.

Doug Ewell doug at 
Thu Aug 27 15:10:59 CEST 2009 
> We haven't had any discussion in two weeks on the proposal to 
> un-deprecate 'sh', but the latest proposal by Addison (with a new 
> Comments field) hasn't yet been posted in a single form-and-record 
> e-mail.
> Addison suggested:

>> Comment: For most modern uses, the subtags for languages enclosed by
>>   this macrolanguage are usually preferred, cf. "sr" (Serbian), "hr"
>>   (Croatian), "bs" (Bosnian).

> and I wanted to propose something like this instead:

>> Comments: sr, hr, bs are preferred for most modern uses
This is fine! Best, C. E. Whiteheadcewcathar at
> . . .
> Doug Ewell  *  Thornton, Colorado, USA  *  RFC 4645  *  UTN #14
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