Suggestions about separation and ISO code

Garrett Wollman wollman at
Wed Nov 29 19:46:27 UTC 2006

<<On Wed, 29 Nov 2006 11:38:01 -0800, Paul Eggert <eggert at> said:

> There's a nonzero cost to switching.  Existing software reads
> and and expects these files to have a certain format.  To
> switch, we need a compelling technical reason.  So far, I haven't seen
> one.

Perhaps more to the point, existing software reads and uses
its own table of ISO 3166-1 codes, and expects to have a
certain format.


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