Request: Add retired tag "eml" to the IANA registry

Doug Ewell doug at
Mon Dec 14 14:28:50 CET 2009

Randy Presuhn <randy underscore presuhn at mindspring dot com> wrote:

>> ... The 639-3/RA chose not to make 'eml' a macrolanguage, and 
>> 639-5/RA chose not to make it a collection code, so it was retired. 
>> The result is that anything so tagged cannot be correctly retagged 
>> unless it is re-examined to see if it is 'egl' or 'rgn'...
> Anything tagged with "eml" was tagged with an invalid tag.

I am in violent agreement with Randy on this.

Doug Ewell  |  Thornton, Colorado, USA  |
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