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Re: Requesting a revision of RFC3023

From: Aaron Swartz <me@aaronsw.com>
Date: 21 Sep 2003 22:06:30 -0500
Message-Id: <C38DC3DD-ECA9-11D7-BAAC-0003936780B2@aaronsw.com>
To: "MURATA Makoto" <murata@hokkaido.email.ne.jp>
Cc: "WWW-Tag" <www-tag@w3.org>, ietf-xml-mime@imc.org

[re UTF-8 being the only long-term solution]
> I think that persuading users is more difficult than
> persuading programmers.  I have encouraged use of Unicode
> for XML in Japan, but nothing has happened.

The users shouldn't have to know what a character encoding is! Their 
software should just use UTF-8 automatically.

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Aaron Swartz: http://www.aaronsw.com/
Received on Sunday, 21 September 2003 23:06:36 GMT

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