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- From: Mike Brown <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- To: 'Jonathan Borden' <email@example.com>
- Date: Tue, 08 Aug 2000 09:24:35 -0600
Jonathan Borden wrote:
> > the 2-letter language code portion of xml:lang values must
> > not only be 2 ASCII characters, but...
> Actually production  states that the LangCode is one of:
> ISO639Code | IanaCode | UserCode
I know that. I also knew that productions 33 through 38 had been made
obsolete by an erratum and that the only normative reference for xml:lang
values was RFC 1766. That's why I said the 2-letter language code *portion*
of xml:lang values. This is in reference to those RFC 1766 conforming
language identifiers that include 2-letter language codes. The text of RFC
1766 describes exactly when and where those codes are to be used.