[rfc-dist] BCP 47, RFC 5646 on Tags for Identifying Languages

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        BCP 47        
        RFC 5646

        Title:      Tags for Identifying Languages 
        Author:     A. Phillips, Ed.,
                    M. Davis, Ed.
        Status:     Best Current Practice
        Date:       September 2009
        Mailbox:    addison at inter-locale.com, 
                    markdavis at google.com
        Pages:      84
        Characters: 208592
        Obsoletes:  RFC4646
        See Also:   BCP0047

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-ltru-4646bis-23.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5646.txt

This document describes the structure, content, construction, and
semantics of language tags for use in cases where it is desirable to
indicate the language used in an information object.  It also
describes how to register values for use in language tags and the
creation of user-defined extensions for private interchange.  This document 
specifies an Internet Best Current Practices for the
Internet Community, and requests discussion and suggestions for
improvements.

This document is a product of the Language Tag Registry Update Working Group of the IETF.


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