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[Bug 16604] RFE: add unsigned byte as synonym for octet

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Date: Tue, 03 Apr 2012 07:30:53 +0000
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https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=16604

Anne <annevk@opera.com> changed:

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--- Comment #1 from Anne <annevk@opera.com> 2012-04-03 07:30:52 UTC ---
Why do we have both byte and octet to begin with? This is confusing with many
specifications that use byte as terminology and treat e.g. 0xFF as byte. I'd
prefer renaming octet to byte and dropping the current byte.

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