Re: Definition of language codes
Martin Schulze napsal:
>Pavel Makovec wrote:
>> 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.
>This would mean that one cannot use "slang" codes?
IMO, you can use "slang" codes instead of ISO codes
but that's unofficial and unsupported.
>For example, there are some common slangs in Germany:
>bavarian, schwaebisch, fraenkisch etc. I wonder how one would encode
AFAIK, there is no support for a <dialect> in unix locales
even if slangs and dialects were standardized by ISO.
I think you would need to have something like this: