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Re: [xml-dev] version numbers and infosets

From: David Carlisle <davidc@nag.co.uk>
Date: Wed, 24 Jul 2002 08:59:33 +0100
Message-Id: <200207240759.IAA26774@penguin.nag.co.uk>
To: jcowan@reutershealth.com
CC: elharo@metalab.unc.edu, xml-dev@lists.xml.org, xml-editor@w3.org


> That means that on mainframe platforms, XML files are not plaintext files
> and vice versa.  As a matter of justice, this is intolerable.

No, it just means that the files should specify an encoding such that
the NEL byte in the file maps to #10.

Ie the ebcdic - ascii/unicode translation should do as you'd expect if
doing an ftp transfer in ascii mode.

David



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