Bug#872867: is ISO-3166 really the optimal list for our users?
On Tue, Aug 22, 2017 at 12:28:18AM +0200, Daniel Pocock wrote:
> According to this section in the Debian Installer i18n guide, the
> list of countries is based on ISO3166.
Kosovo is listed in ISO3166 as RS-KM, see
However we don't list subdivisions.
> According to wikipedia, ISO3166 comes from a group of 10
> representatives from mostly rich countries.
Most of them from countries actually reognizing Kosovo as independent,
> It may be interesting to support micronations like the Principality of
> Hutt River too.
This one is not recognized by anyone.
Please let the peolpe of Kosovo speak for themselves.
Actual war is a very messy business. Very, very messy business.
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