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Re: Unicode Normalization

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Wed, 04 Feb 2009 14:13:03 -0800
Message-ID: <498A12EF.8060903@inkedblade.net>
To: Robert J Burns <rob@robburns.com>
CC: public-i18n-core@w3.org, W3C Style List <www-style@w3.org>

Robert J Burns wrote:
> 
> However Unicode has a SHOULD requirement that two canonically equivalent 
> but codepoint differing strings match. Unicode's Chapter 3 (C6 norm) says:
> 
>> A process shall not assume that the interpretations of two 
>> canonical-equivalent character sequences are distinct.

That's a MUST requirement. SHALL == MUST, see RFC2119.

~fantasai
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