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Re: [FileAPI, common] UTF-16 to UTF-8 conversion

From: Eric U <ericu@google.com>
Date: Mon, 26 Sep 2011 11:45:44 -0700
Message-ID: <CAHvSExc8mjVMHLkygv2=OeHUndzeZO_dhxjiN=PsDApD4m_BZA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>
Cc: public-webapps@w3.org, Glenn Maynard <glenn@zewt.org>
Thanks Glenn and Simon--I'll see what I can do.

On Fri, Sep 23, 2011 at 1:34 AM, Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com> wrote:

> On Fri, 23 Sep 2011 01:40:44 +0200, Glenn Maynard <glenn@zewt.org> wrote:
>
>  BlobBuilder.append(text) says:
>>
>>  Appends the supplied text to the current contents of the BlobBuilder,
>>>
>> writing it as UTF-8, converting newlines as specified in endings.
>>
>> It doesn't elaborate any further.  The conversion from UTF-16 to UTF-8
>> needs
>> to be defined, in particular for the edge case of invalid UTF-16
>> surrogates.  If this is already defined somewhere, it isn't referenced.
>>
>> I suppose this would belong in "Common infrastructure", next to the
>> existing
>> section on UTF-8, not in FileAPI itself.
>>
>
> WebSocket send() throws SYNTAX_ERR if its argument contains unpaired
> surrogates. It would be nice to be consistent.
>
> --
> Simon Pieters
> Opera Software
>
>
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