Preferred Values for Irregular Tags

Michael Everson everson at
Wed Jan 20 19:23:55 CET 2010

On 20 Jan 2010, at 01:58, Mark Davis ☕ wrote:

> Why do this? Well, at Google we convert anything that has an  
> irregular format to a regular format.

Which means what? Your programmers aren't able to identify and parse  
the string "en-GB-oed"? Guess what, Mark... that has been in use since  
2003. There's data out there in it.

Please explain what it is that you are up to.

Michael Everson *

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