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Re: Java 1.2 Character conversion problems

From: Martin J. Duerst <duerst@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 07 Jun 2000 12:42:28 +0900
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To: "Stuart Woodward" <stuart@gol.com>, <www-international@w3.org>
At 00/06/07 09:51 +0900, Stuart Woodward wrote:
>Has anyone else come across problems with Unicode->JIS conversion from Java
>1.2? We found that at least one Japanese punctuation character (e.g double
>byte dash) were not making the round trip properly and had to work around
>the problem by filtering these out and converting them to roughly equivalent
>safe characters.
>I wondered if anyone else had seen this type of problem and perhaps even
>made a testbed to test roundtripping character conversions.

Hello Stuart,

You may be able to find some information on this in the following
Submission that W3C has received recently:


Regards,   Martin.
Received on Tuesday, 6 June 2000 23:52:00 UTC

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