Ietf-languages Digest, Vol 103, Issue 23
everson at evertype.com
Sat Aug 27 20:33:05 CEST 2011
On 27 Aug 2011, at 15:11, António H F P A Emiliano (FCSH/UNL) wrote:
> The letters refer to the *official* name of the governmental specifications of the reforms in Portugal:
> 1911 - Bases da Ortografia Portuguesa (w/ several subsequent ammendments and revisions)
> 1945 - Convenção Ortográfica Luso-Brasileira (w/ an ammendment in 73)
> 1990 - Acordo Ortográfico da Língua Portuguesa (still not fully enforced)
Please stop worrying about the name for the moment. The question is, is the 1911 BOP a complete specification? Or is it an outline that there is an agreement? In that case I would like a reference to an authoritative dictionary or orthography-list, so that those interested in matching the subtag to something can match it to something more substantial than a decree.
The same question goes for the 1945 COLB.
Can you supply such references, please?
Michael Everson * http://www.evertype.com/
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