Variant reordering

Doug Ewell doug at
Tue Jan 28 21:16:45 CET 2014

Phillips, Addison <addison at lab126 dot com> wrote:

> "Significant" is a relative significance determined by the user--a
> "more significant" subtag is one that is more important to the overall
> tag's meaning--and is related to the "remove-from-right" type of
> language tag matching/fallback. That is, you'd want to remove the
> "most significant" subtag last.
> As such, it will usually be purely a subjective choice on the part of
> the user (given that most variant subtags already have Prefix
> guidance).

OK, thanks. This is what I was looking for.

Doug Ewell | Thornton, CO, USA | @DougEwell ­

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