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Re: Windows and Mac character encoding questions

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 6 Apr 2004 13:57:24 +0200
Message-ID: <1664851509.20040406135724@w3.org>
To: Frank Ellermann <nobody@xyzzy.claranet.de>(by way of Martin Duerst <duerst@w3.org>)
Cc: www-international@w3.org

On Tuesday, April 6, 2004, 11:23:43 AM, Frank wrote:

FE> Mark Davis wrote:

 >> In practice, however, the bytes 0x80..0x9F in iso-8859-1 are
 >> so rarely used

FE> ...they're even illegal in XML 1.0, aren't they ?  Therefore...

The characters at those positions in the UCS are illegal. Bytes with
those values in a given encoding are not illegal.

 Chris Lilley                    mailto:chris@w3.org
 Chair, W3C SVG Working Group
 Member, W3C Technical Architecture Group
Received on Tuesday, 6 April 2004 07:57:24 UTC

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