Applying for a Neo subtag
doug at ewellic.org
Mon Mar 7 19:53:42 CET 2011
Michael Everson <everson at evertype dot com> wrote:
>> Kent's reply is correct. In case ISO 639-3/RA rejects Michael's
>> request, the alternative course of action ("discouraged" according
>> to Section 2.2.1) is to propose a registered language subtag, not a
>> variant under 'art' or anything else.
> I thought all these people were working on things that would parse
> language tags, which start with two or three letters. So there's
Smart people who are working on parsers that are meant to be conformant
to BCP 47 are including support for language subtags of 5 to 8 letters,
even if none are assigned yet. They are part of the ABNF.
Doug Ewell | Thornton, Colorado, USA | http://www.ewellic.org
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