Re: RS/RE considered confusing?

>Maybe someone has suggested this already, but a possible approach is to
>treat the whole entity as one record, i.e. to disconnect the record
>concept from the line concept. (One could use End Of Transmission
>character to signify RE, I guess: presumably this would be stripped out by
>the network session handler and reinserted by the entity handler.)

Precisely what Dave Durand and I thought.