ISO 3166-1 change in name of Venezuela
addison at amazon.com
Thu Mar 19 16:05:07 CET 2009
Add me to the chorus: let’s skip this one.
Please note: nothing in BCP 47 obligates us to track the names assigned by any of the ISO standards. Only their code assignments are obligatory. I’m glad that Doug notes these things, though, since occasionally there may be a change that is important to capture.
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From: ietf-languages-bounces at alvestrand.no [mailto:ietf-languages-bounces at alvestrand.no] On Behalf Of Mark Davis
Sent: Thursday, March 19, 2009 7:58 AM
To: John Cowan
Cc: ietf-languages at iana.org; Doug Ewell
Subject: Re: ISO 3166-1 change in name of Venezuela
On Thu, Mar 19, 2009 at 06:42, John Cowan <cowan at ccil.org<mailto:cowan at ccil.org>> wrote:
Doug Ewell scripsit:
> ISO 3166-1 has recently changed the short name of Venezuela to
> "Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of", thereby matching the long name.
All hail Simon Bolivar, but I don't think it's necessary for us to
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