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Re: Encoding Standard at F2F

From: Martin J. Dürst <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
Date: Tue, 06 Nov 2012 15:32:53 +0900
Message-ID: <5098AF15.4040004@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
To: Glenn Adams <glenn@skynav.com>
CC: Norbert Lindenberg <w3@norbertlindenberg.com>, Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>, www-international@w3.org
Hello Glenn,

On 2012/11/06 3:04, Glenn Adams wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 5, 2012 at 6:28 PM, Norbert Lindenberg<w3@norbertlindenberg.com
>> wrote:

>> ICU is a library that can be (and likely is already) used to implement
>> user agents, so it's useful to know to what extent it would help implement
>> the proposed specification.
> Webkit uses ICU extensively, including character encoding conversion.

Great. Can you tell us how far Webkit gets to matching the encoding 
spec? If there's a mapping table from encoding labels used on the Web to 
ICU encodings (e.g. mapping "iso-8859-1" to "windows-1252" or so), can 
you give us a pointer?

Regards,    Martin.
Received on Tuesday, 6 November 2012 06:33:26 UTC

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