Ethnologue data now limited until you pay

Peter Constable petercon at
Tue Jan 5 07:53:32 CET 2016

>> Here's to capitalism. Fortunately the ISO 639-3 pages aren't similarly restricted yet.
> Yes, I noticed that. Thus endeth the usefulness of the resource. 

Huh? Capitalism? No longer useful? Both you guys are going overboard in your reactions. Fifteen years ago, you had no option but to buy the printed edition. We should all be thankful to SIL that they've been giving everyone free and unlimited access to this (still useful) resource on the Web for many years now, and that there will still be lots of free (just not unlimited) access. 


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