paper on language identification in IT

Date: Wed Sep 20 2000 - 17:03:19 EDT

A revised version of the paper that Gary Simons and I wrote and that I
presented at IUC17 is now available online in both HTML and PDF versions at (The revisions were to add some
examples that I used in my slides in the actual presentation, to
incorporate some additional thoughts resulting from feedback that we got
after the presentation, and some minor cleanup.)

I would encourage anyone who has been interested in the recent discussions
on the Ethnologue and on language identification to read this in order to
gain a complete understanding of the full range of issues we are trying to

- Peter

Peter Constable

Non-Roman Script Initiative, SIL International
7500 W. Camp Wisdom Rd., Dallas, TX 75236, USA
Tel: +1 972 708 7485
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