ISO 15897

ISO 15897

ISO 15897 is an ISO standard for the registration of new POSIX locales and POSIX charmaps.

Items registered in the registry are:

  • Narrative Cultural Specifications
  • POSIX Locales
  • POSIX Charmaps
  • Repertoiremaps

It overlaps somewhat with the CLDR project hosted at the Unicode Consortium.

The registry has not been updated since December 2001.

External links

  • Draft of the standard (free)
  • ISO 15897 in ISO's Online Browsing Platform
  • The registry