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[Bug 15142] Define "UNICODE" as a defacto alias for "UTF-16"

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Date: Sun, 11 Dec 2011 14:58:07 +0000
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--- Comment #2 from Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de> 2011-12-11 14:58:07 UTC ---
(In reply to comment #1)
> this proposal should be rejected for a variety of reasons:

I agree with this conclusion, but...

> (2) the Unicode Consortium is the appropriate forum for considering the
> possible registration of any new character encoding based upon the Unicode
> Character Set; [1]

...then how come UTF-8 is defined in an IETF specification?

Best regards, Julian

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