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ISO 8859 -8:1999

From: Jonathan Rosenne <rosenne@qsm.co.il>
Date: Sat, 01 Dec 2001 03:09:16 +0200
To: ietf-charsets@iana.org
Message-id: <000c01c17a04$d7c5b200$77640ac2@smartel>
I propose to register ISO_8859-8:1999 as an alias to ISO_8859-8:1988. 


Justification: ISO_8859-8:1999 is a superset of ISO_8859-8:1988. Valid
ISO_8859-8:1988 data will still be valid under ISO_8859-8:1999. The new
characters were reserved in ISO_8859-8:1988. Registering ISO_8859-8:1999
as a separate character set would cause too much unnecessary confusion.


Jony Rosenne
Received on Friday, 30 November 2001 20:11:40 UTC

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