From: Michael Everson (email@example.com)
Date: Mon Mar 14 2005 - 20:08:14 CST
At 18:00 -0800 2005-03-14, Mark Davis wrote:
>Let me try this one more time. "sh" was fairly widely used to stand for
>Serbian written in Latin.
Where? When? By whom?
"sh" was used to tag tens or hundreds of thousands of books worldwide
in "Serbo-Croatian", which means Serbian or Croatian, in Latin or
Cyrillic, for DECADES. There are far more many examples of hr-Latn
and sr-Cyrl that were tagged as sh than there are either of hr-Cyrl
>We do not defend that usage, but for backwards compatibility we've
>maintained it in CLDR. Our recommendation, as I have stated, is to
>use sr-Latn instead of "sh" for that usage.
That particular recommendation seems to have little to do with reality.
-- Michael Everson * * Everson Typography * * http://www.evertype.com
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