Tags for the Identification of Languages, January 2001
- Canonical URL:
- File formats:
- BEST CURRENT PRACTICE
- RFC 1766
- Obsoleted by:
- RFC 4646, RFC 4647
- H. Alvestrand
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This document describes a language tag for use in cases where it is desired to indicate the language used in an information object, how to register values for use in this language tag, and a construct for matching such language tags. This document specifies an Internet Best Current Practices for the Internet Community, and requests discussion and suggestions for improvements.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.