Changing definition of German (was: Re: ISO 639-3 releases list of 2009 changes)

Doug Ewell doug at
Sat Jan 23 20:17:52 CET 2010

Mark Davis 🍹 wrote:

> It appears not to make much difference; they blithely did it with 
> Lithuanian.

I don't think they've done anything with Lithuanian, at least not yet.

When you say "blithely," assuming you meant Latvian, are you implying 
they received comments opposing the request to convert Latvian to a 
macrolanguage on linguistic grounds, and ignored the comments?

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