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

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 09 Jun 2009 11:55:42 +0200
Message-ID: <op.uu84i4jk64w2qv@annevk-t60>
On Tue, 09 Jun 2009 01:42:57 +0200, ?istein E. Andersen <liszt at coq.no> wrote:
> Le 5 juin 09, Anne van Kesteren ?crivit :
>> Is the implication here that Shift_JIS and Shift-JIS are distinct [...]?
>
> No, Shift-JIS and Windows-932 are commonly used names/labels for the  
> encodings that are registered as Shift_JIS and Windows-31J  
> (respectively) in the IANA charset registry. Sorry for the confusion  
> caused.

So should HTML5 mention that Windows-932 maps to Windows-31J? (It does not appear in the IANA registry.)


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Received on Tuesday, 9 June 2009 02:55:42 UTC

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