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Re: Fwd: Registration of 6 charsets

From: Keld Jørn Simonsen <keld@dkuug.dk>
Date: Fri, 07 Apr 2000 14:23:16 +0200
To: "Martin J. Duerst" <duerst@w3.org>
Cc: Erik van der Poel <erik@netscape.com>, Harald Alvestrand <Harald@Alvestrand.no>, ietf-charsets@innosoft.com
Message-id: <20000407142316.A10431@light.dkuug.dk>
I do not think it should be a requirement that new IANA registrations 
be mappable to 10646/Unicode. That would leave the whole of
the internet in the hands of the Unicode consortium with respect to
charsets, and that is too much power to give a closed consortium
over an open network. I hope this is not what is meant.

Received on Friday, 7 April 2000 08:26:57 UTC

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