Re: Definition of language codes
Olaf Meeuwissen napsal:
>On Mon, 22 Feb 1999 "Pavel Makovec" <email@example.com> wrote:
>> AFAIK, the two-letter ISO 639 language codes in small letters are used
>> for <language> and two-letter ISO 3166 country codes in capitals are
>> used for <territory>, e.g. cs_CZ is Czech language in Czech Republic.
>To drive the point home, Dutch in the Netherlands and Belgium would be
>nl_NL and nl_BE, while French in Belgium and France would be fr_BE and
>fr_FR. That's why the territory is used.
Exactly. French in Canada and Switzerland would be fr_CA and fr_CH,
Czech in Slovakia ... cs_SK, Slovak in Czech Republic ... sk_CZ, etc.