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Registration of new charset

From: Marc Blanchet <Marc.Blanchet@viagenie.qc.ca>
Date: Sun, 03 Jan 1999 14:49:04 -0500
To: ietf-charsets@iana.org
Cc: Ned.Freed@INNOSOFT.COM
Message-id: <3.0.5.32.19990103144904.00ba9240@mail.viagenie.qc.ca>
Second try. the first one doesn't seem to get through.

As per RFC 2278:

Charset name(s): iso-8859-15

Published specification(s): ISO 8859-15, Latin-9

Person & email address to contact for further information:
 Marc Blanchet, Marc.Blanchet@viagenie.qc.ca

FYI: 
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This charset is suitable for MIME text media (by definition).

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From Alain Labonté, editor:
The 8 characters that differ from Latin 1 are:

Latin 9 code		Character			ISO/IEC 10646 ID
A4			EURO SIGN			U20AC
A6			CAPITAL S CARON		U0160
A8			SMALL S CARON			U0161
B4			CAPITAL Z CARON		U017D
B8			SMALL Z CARON			U017E
BC			CAPITAL LIGATURE OE		U0152
BD			SMALL LIGATURE OE		U0153
BE			CAPITAL Y DIAERESIS		U0178

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-FDIS approved:

>1.Document number : 3233
>2.Document type   : Summary of Voting/Table of Replies
>3.Document title  : Table of Replies on FDIS 8859-15, 
>                    Information technology -- 8-bit single-
>                    byte coded graphic character sets -- Part 
>                    15: Latin alphabet No.9
>4.Due date        :
>5.Source          : ITTF
>6.Project number  : 20.15
>7.Action id       : FYI
>8.File size       : 
>9.Status          : As DIS 8859-15 has received the required 
>                    level of approval, ITTF will proceed with 
>                    publication.  The comments received are 
>                    circulated to the SC 2 members for 
>                    information only.






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