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Re: html, http, urls and internationalisation

From: Masataka Ohta <mohta@necom830.cc.titech.ac.jp>
Date: Thu, 1 Feb 96 10:30:01 JST
Message-Id: <199602010130.KAA14349@necom830.cc.titech.ac.jp>
To: Glenn Adams <glenn@stonehand.com>
Cc: keld@dkuug.dk, masinter@parc.xerox.com, yergeau@alis.ca, Dan.Oscarsson@malmo.trab.se, html-wg@fssun09.dev.oclc.org, http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com, maits@dkuug.dk, uri@bunyip.com
>   ... for example big-5 is not covered by ISO 10646 ...
> Why do you say this?

In Big-5, two characters are duplicatedly encoded to have two code
points. So, mapping from CNS 11643 or ISO 10646 can not be one to

That is, % notation is the way to go.

							Masataka Ohta
Received on Wednesday, 31 January 1996 17:45:23 EST

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