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RE: DOMString Character Encoding

From: Philippe Le Hegaret <plh@w3.org>
Date: 19 Feb 2002 18:52:44 -0500
To: "Allen, Michael B (RSCH)" <Michael_B_Allen@ml.com>
Cc: WWW DOM <www-dom@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1014162764.11965.156.camel@jfouffa>
On Tue, 2002-02-19 at 18:40, Allen, Michael B (RSCH) wrote:
> > big endian or little endian is platform dependent. I don't think that
> > the BOM doesn't have anything to do in a DOMString.
> > 
> 	Internally I doubt Java Strings have BOMs but if you serialize one they sure do.

sure but then this is an issue for the serializer, not the DOMString
itself. I don't think we need to specific and define what happen
regarding the BOM. I expect the XML specification to be clear on that if

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