Re: Ol Chiki character name typo?

From: Benjamin M Scarborough (
Date: Tue Nov 27 2007 - 19:59:34 CST

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    David Starner wrote:

    >On Nov 27, 2007 1:07 PM, Andrew West <> wrote:
    >> All ISO committees have their own n-numbers, so SC2 n-numbers are
    >> different from SC2/WG2 n-numbers, which are different from SC2/WG2/IRG
    >> n-numbers.
    >> [...]
    >> It's not rocket science.
    >Funny that; it sounds a lot like the rocket science that crashed a
    >probe on Mars because it couldn't decide between metric and imperial.
    >Anyone else find it incredibly, mind-bogglingly stupid to label a
    >series of documents n1, n2 and so on, when you know that someone else
    >is also labeling an overlapping set of documents n1, n2, and so?
    >There's 26 letters of the English alphabet, so even if you have to use
    >letter+number format, you can use a different letter.

    It isn't supposed to be "N1380" or "N3356," though. It's supposed to be
    "IRG N1380" or "WG2 N3356," which -is- unique.

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