Re: Typeable characters

Masataka Ohta (mohta@necom830.hpcl.titech.ac.jp)
Sun, 22 Dec 96 17:23:04 JST


From: Masataka Ohta <mohta@necom830.hpcl.titech.ac.jp>
Message-Id: <199612220823.RAA02952@necom830.hpcl.titech.ac.jp>
Subject: Re: Typeable characters
To: mduerst@ifi.unizh.ch (Martin J. Duerst)
Date: Sun, 22 Dec 96 17:23:04 JST
Cc: mohta@necom830.hpcl.titech.ac.jp, masinter@parc.xerox.com, uri@bunyip.com
In-Reply-To: <Pine.SUN.3.95.961221225230.245D-100000@enoshima>; from "Martin J. Duerst" at Dec 21, 96 10:59 pm

> > > # "@", "$", "#"(for fragments).
> > > 
> > > Are you saying that people who cannot type an Internet email address
> > > (which usually requires "@") should also be considered to be able to
> > > type a URL?
> > 
> > Even with ISO, ISO 646 IRV is now ASCII.
> 
> Yes, it is, since around 1991. But still Japan has its Yen symbol
> instead of the backslash, and its overbar instead of the tilde.

The reality is that it's NOT a problem in Japan or in any contry
in which C is used.

							Masataka Ohta