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Re: Y diaeresis (Re: HTML - i18n / NCR & charsets)

From: Peter Flynn <pflynn@curia.ucc.ie>
Date: 01 Dec 1996 23:39:24 +0000 (GMT)
To: Harald.T.Alvestrand@uninett.no
Cc: rosenne@NetVision.net.il, davidp@earthlink.net, www-html@w3.org, www-international@w3.org, unicode@unicode.org, collins@alphabet.com
Message-id: <199612012339.XAA12085@curia.ucc.ie>
   Price Collins <collins@alphabet.com> notes that y: is needed in modern
   French in the legal name of the town Hayes-sur-Seine.  (There's an
   umlaut over the Y).

I missed that one entirely: in that case my contention falls and we
need the character. I still maintain that Latin-1/2 was a poor place
to put it, based on frequency of need :-)

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