Notice that under Windows, a GetLocaleInfo call with the 0x414 and 0x814
LCIDs for the LOCALE_ISO3166CTRYNAME will return 'NO' in both cases
(LOCALE_ISO639LANGNAME will return 'no' in both cases).
This seems like a Windows bug if there are indeed ISO3166 tags that are
different for nyorsk and bokmål.
For all the Windows 2000-supported LCIDs, see
The list is now in ISO639/ISO3166 order.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Robert Brady" <email@example.com>
To: "Unicode List" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Cc: "Unicode List" <email@example.com>
Sent: Thursday, August 31, 2000 9:26 AM
Subject: Re: Locale string for Norwegian - Bokmal and Nynorsk?
> On Thu, 31 Aug 2000, Paul Deuter wrote:
> > Does someone know the full locale string for Norwegian - Bokmal and
> > Norwegian Nynorsk?
> > In Windows the LCID is different for the two (0x414 and 0x814
> > However in
> > Internet Explorer - the locale id is set to "no" for both of them.
> > I was wondering if anyone knew that actual fully qualified string for
> > two. Is it
> > "no-bokmal" and "no-nynorsk"?
> Neither. It is nn for Nynorsk and nb for Bokmal.
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