We say that we only deprecate a code for compelling reasons. This may be a compelling reason, however. Plus the language code probably isn't that frequently used. 


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Dear ISO Committee members,

This request came to me a bit earlier in the spring. I put it out to the IETF and received varying replies. I am hesitant to deprecate a code for practical reasons which have nothing to do with language encoding, but would like to hear your input.

Melinda Lyons
ISO639-3 RA
SIL International
7500 W. Camp Wisdom Rd.
Dallas, TX 75236

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