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Re: Follow up on regular expressions in ITS 2.0

From: Felix Sasaki <fsasaki@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 20 Nov 2012 07:33:05 +0100
Message-ID: <50AB2421.2030407@w3.org>
To: Norbert Lindenberg <w3@norbertlindenberg.com>
CC: public-multilingualweb-lt@w3.org, www-international <www-international@w3.org>
Hi Norbert, all,

I have no opinion on that. Others in the MLW-LT group: what do you 
think? Note that if we want to change the regex definition we should do 
this within the next two weeks, since in "last call" stage such a change 
would force us to go back to normal working draft.



Am 20.11.12 00:02, schrieb Norbert Lindenberg:
> Hi Felix,
> Do you anticipate that uses of the Allowed Characters definition in ITS will need all the capabilities defined in the XML Schema specification, or is there a smaller subset that might be sufficient? From the ECMAScript perspective, the following capabilities in particular are neither supported now nor planned for ES6:
> - character class subtraction
> - character classes defined by Unicode categories
> - character classes defined by Unicode blocks
> - character classes defined by multi-character escapes \i, \I, \c, \C, \d, \D, \w, \W
> Thanks,
> Norbert
> On Nov 13, 2012, at 8:43 , Felix Sasaki wrote:
>> Hi all (including i18n WG and MLW-LT WG),
>> I had an action from our Lyon f2f discussion to follow up on the regular expression topic. I am doing this by sending a pointer to the i18n WG with this mail:
>> http://www.w3.org/International/multilingualweb/lt/drafts/its20/its20.html#allowedchars
>> Above link shows our current thinking about regular expressions for checking allowed characters. Comments welcome. We plan to move to last call in 2 1/2 weeks, so time is an issue - as usual.
>> Best,
>> Felix
>> -- 
>> Felix Sasaki
>> DFKI / W3C Fellow
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