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[whatwg] Superset encodings [Re: ISO-8859-* and the C1 control range]

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 05 Jun 2009 10:20:15 +0200
Message-ID: <op.uu1lf1yn64w2qv@annevk-t60>
On Fri, 05 Jun 2009 10:14:46 +0200, Ian Hickson <ian at hixie.ch> wrote:
> On Fri, 5 Jun 2009, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>> Is the implication here that Shift_JIS and Shift-JIS are distinct
>> despite the encoding matching rules in Unicode not allowing for that? If
>> that is the case I think we need new matching rules.
>> If the implication is something else I'd like to know.
> I don't understand the question.

Part of my email was the data that Shift_JIS supposedly is a subset of Windows-31J and Shift-JIS supposedly is a subset of Windows-932. (Note the dash versus underscore.)

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Friday, 5 June 2009 01:20:15 UTC

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