proposed ISO 639 change for "arn"

Michael Everson everson at
Tue Dec 11 20:18:03 CET 2012

On 11 Dec 2012, at 17:57, Doug Ewell <doug at> wrote:

> I believe his point was that, if the RA/JAC establishes a precedent for changing a code element because it is deemed offensive, it will be
> difficult to say "no" to any such request, even for the same language years later.

The alternative is… telling the user community to eff off?

I don't get it.

Michael Everson *

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