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Re: IDN - RTL

From: Simon Montagu <smontagu@smontagu.org>
Date: Sat, 19 Feb 2005 23:47:29 +0200
Message-ID: <4217B3F1.7000401@smontagu.org>
To: Jony Rosenne <rosennej@qsm.co.il>
Cc: www-international@w3.org

Jony Rosenne wrote:
> The restriction is too restrictive and unrealistic from the point of 
> view of RTL users.
> 
> It is certain that not allowing these names will cause problems.
> 
> I would like to see strong evidence that a string like аму1 or 
> www.аму1.il <http://www.аму1.il> causes a major problem.

There is a spoofing problem, since www.1аму.il and www.аму1.il (1ALEF 
and ALEF1) have the same visual rendering.
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