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RE: Normalizing transcoders

From: Martin Duerst <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
Date: Fri, 30 Nov 2007 16:38:55 +0900
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To: "Tex Texin" <tex@yahoo-inc.com>,<www-international@w3.org>

At 16:12 07/11/30, Tex Texin wrote:
>
>Martin, that is interesting news.
>
>When converting utf-8 to 1258 does it also change characters that are not 
>available as composed characters in 1258 to their combining forms?
>Most transcoders would error or convert to ?.

Yes indeed. A lot of the characters in the U+1Exx block are
converted to a base and a combining character in windows-1258.

Regards,    Martin.


#-#-#  Martin J. Du"rst, Assoc. Professor, Aoyama Gakuin University
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