[Matroska-general] Wrong ISO reference

Steve Lhomme slhomme at matroska.org
Sun Jun 20 09:26:33 CEST 2021


On 2021-06-18 22:20, Pierre Choffet wrote:
> Hello,
> 
> I believe there is a mistake in the Matroska tags documentation. The 
> COUNTRY tag description¹ refers to the ISO-639-2 that is provides 
> language codes², not country codes.
> 
> The good reference is probably the ISO-3166 that defines 2 and 3 letters 
> country codes³.
> 
> Cheers.
> 
> 1 : https://www.matroska.org/technical/tagging.html#nesting-information
> 2 : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_ISO_639-2_codes
> 3 : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_3166

Hi,

This issue has been posted on the IETF repository for the Matroska 
specifications:
https://github.com/ietf-wg-cellar/matroska-specification/issues/519

Thanks for pointing this out,
Steve



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