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RE: Standardizing on IDNA 2003 in the URL Standard

From: Shawn Steele <Shawn.Steele@microsoft.com>
Date: Tue, 20 Aug 2013 16:31:02 +0000
To: Marcos Sanz <sanz@denic.de>, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
CC: "idna-update@alvestrand.no" <idna-update@alvestrand.no>, "idna-update-bounces@alvestrand.no" <idna-update-bounces@alvestrand.no>, Mark Davis ☕ <mark@macchiato.com>, "public-iri@w3.org" <public-iri@w3.org>, Peter Saint-Andre <stpeter@stpeter.im>, "uri@w3.org" <uri@w3.org>, Vint Cerf <vint@google.com>, www-tag.w3.org <www-tag@w3.org>
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> >> I concur.  We use the IDNA2008 + TR46 behavior.
>>  Interesting. Last I checked Internet Explorer that was not the case.
> At this side of the keyboard, ß is still not supported in IE10/Win7-SP1

Yes, that's the + TR46 behavior.  

We're not changing the spoofable entries at this time due to security concerns.  You can register the ss version and it'll get there.  As a complete digression, IMO IDN/DNS should allow for a "display" form mechanism because the NFKC part of the mapping is a more than a bit destructive and there're a lot of other inputs that aren't going to look like the output.

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