[tex-live] Perltk-zh.pl in tl2008 has been finished in both simplified and traditional chinese.

Vladimir Volovich vvv at vsu.ru
Sat Aug 9 13:37:30 CEST 2008

"PT(" == Philip TAYLOR (Ret'd) writes:

 PT> OK, I think we're getting on pretty murky ground here :
 PT> Shanghainese, not being based on Zhongwen at all, will not appear
 PT> as "ZH-<anything>" but rather (from
 PT> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_3166-2:CN) as CN-31.  Given that
 PT> there are about another forty or so Chinese languages, each with
 PT> its own CN-xx code, I think we have reached a level of granularity
 PT> that we don't want to investigate !

ISO 3166 does not encode languages but political country subdivisions.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_3166-2:US lists 50 states, 1 district,
and 6 outlying areas in US, which does not mean they should be counted
as different languages.


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