Anomaly in upcoming registry
doug at ewellic.org
Wed Jul 1 04:43:02 CEST 2009
Lang Gérard <gerard dot lang at insee dot fr> wrote:
> 11-ISO 639-5 (2008-05-15) includes the entry "sla", that an alpha-3
> ISO 639-5 code element to represent the family language name "Slavic
> languages (remainder group)", that is under the hierarchy of the
> alpha-3 ISO 639-5 code element "ine" to represent the family language
> name "Indo-European (remainder group)."
"Remainder group" is an ISO 639-5 term for an ISO 639-2 concept, viz.
"Indo-European (Other)", and these were all effectively converted to
full language groups on 2009-03-03 by changing the reference names.
Check the change page at
ISO 639-5/RA should consider updating their information to match that
maintained by ISO 639-2/RA, especially since it's the same RA.
Doug Ewell * Thornton, Colorado, USA * RFC 4645 * UTN #14
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