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Re: NEW ISSUE: ISO-8859-1 reference

From: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Date: Tue, 12 Jun 2007 22:40:10 +1000
Message-Id: <18D9B650-0020-4C89-A92D-515243879B1A@mnot.net>
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>

http://www.w3.org/Protocols/HTTP/1.1/rfc2616bis/issues/#i66


On 28/05/2007, at 10:29 PM, Julian Reschke wrote:

>
> Hi,
>
> we currently have the following reference (<http://www.w3.org/ 
> Protocols/HTTP/1.1/rfc2616bis/draft-lafon- 
> rfc2616bis-02.html#ISO-8859>):
>
>    [ISO-8859]
>               International Organization for Standardization,
>               "Information technology - 8-bit single byte coded  
> graphic
>               - character sets", 1987-1990.
>
>               Part 1: Latin alphabet No. 1, ISO-8859-1:1987.  Part 2:
>               Latin alphabet No. 2, ISO-8859-2, 1987.  Part 3: Latin
>               alphabet No. 3, ISO-8859-3, 1988.  Part 4: Latin  
> alphabet
>               No. 4, ISO-8859-4, 1988.  Part 5: Latin/Cyrillic  
> alphabet,
>               ISO-8859-5, 1988.  Part 6: Latin/Arabic alphabet, ISO-
>               8859-6, 1987.  Part 7: Latin/Greek alphabet, ISO-8859-7,
>               1987.  Part 8: Latin/Hebrew alphabet, ISO-8859-8, 1988.
>               Part 9: Latin alphabet No. 5, ISO-8859-9, 1990.
>
> Proposed changes:
>
> - classify as normative,
>
> - just cite ISO-8859-1 (the other variants aren't needed by HTTP/1.1),
>
> - update to latest version.
>
> This would make it:
>
>    [ISO-8859-1]
>               International Organization for Standardization,
>               "Information technology -- 8-bit single-byte coded  
> graphic
>               character sets -- Part 1: Latin alphabet No. 1", ISO/
>               IEC 8859-1:1998, 1998.
>
> Best regards, JUlian
>


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