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Re: A character is in the eye of the beholder

From: Jonathan Rosenne <rosenne@NetVision.net.il>
Date: Fri, 25 Oct 1996 21:21:07 +0200
Message-ID: <32711323.2770@NetVision.net.il>
To: Martin Bryan <mtbryan@sgml.u-net.com>
CC: lee@sq.com, keld@dkuug.dk, mduerst@ifi.unizh.ch, www-international@w3.org
Martin Bryan wrote:
> I am not convinced that upper/lowercase mappings that change on an
> element-by-element basis would be sensible. How about a compromise. Entities
> sent as separate parts of a MIME set could have separate locale statements
> that control the way they are processed for case sensitive operations.

No one has done a multilingual locale, there isn't much really
multilingual software around, there is not much experience in this area,
and I don't think standards should be formulated until there is more
experience.
 
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Received on Friday, 25 October 1996 17:09:31 GMT

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