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Re: XML Syntax WG position on UTF-16

From: MURATA Makoto <murata@apsdc.ksp.fujixerox.co.jp>
Date: Thu, 18 Feb 1999 23:13:54 +0900
To: ietf-charsets@iana.org
Message-id: <199902181413.AA03575@murata.apsdc.ksp.fujixerox.co.jp>
MURATA Makoto wrote:
> 2) The XML 1.0 spec requires a Byte Order Mark (BOM) on all entities
> encoded in UTF-16, regardless of the tag that may be used to label those
> entities.

Please pay attention to "1.0".  This sentence does not say anything 
about future versions of XML.  It merely explains what XML 1.0 does.


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