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Re: accented characters, etc.

From: Murray Altheim <altheim@eng.sun.com>
Date: Fri, 03 Dec 1999 03:22:50 -0800
Message-ID: <3847A80A.CE280645@eng.sun.com>
To: John Delacour <JD@EREMITA.demon.co.uk>
CC: www-html@w3.org
John Delacour wrote:
> 
> After all Unicode itself is an ISO standard.

No, it's a product of the Unicode Consortium. There are attempts at 
keeping ISO 10646 in line (so it is similar to Unicode but generally
not identical), but the Unicode standard is not an ISO standard.

Murray

See:  http://www.unicode.org/
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Murray Altheim                                   <mailto:altheim@sonic.net>
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