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Re: Encoding Standard at F2F

From: <yoshito_umaoka@us.ibm.com>
Date: Tue, 6 Nov 2012 11:22:22 -0500
To: "Martin J. Dürst" <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
Cc: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>, Glenn Adams <glenn@skynav.com>, Norbert Lindenberg <w3@norbertlindenberg.com>, www-international@w3.org, Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Message-ID: <OF4A4CF582.D89422B4-ON85257AAE.0059A216-85257AAE.0059F4C1@lotus.com>
> 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.

I'm not sure about how Webkit does.
But, for ICU - does this page (ICU Converter Explorer demo) help you to 
understand the label/encoding mappings?

[http://demo.icu-project.org/icu-bin/convexp?s=MIME&s=ALL]

-Yoshito
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