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I18N-ISSUE-191: Various nits in Appendix B [TURTLE]

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Date: Fri, 07 Sep 2012 16:01:12 +0000
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I18N-ISSUE-191: Various nits in Appendix B [TURTLE]


Raised by: Addison Phillips
On product: TURTLE

Appendix B contains this note:

Encoding considerations:
    The syntax of Turtle is expressed over code points in Unicode [UNICODE]. The encoding is always UTF-8 [UTF-8].
    Unicode code points may also be expressed using an \uXXXX (U+0 to U+FFFF) or \UXXXXXXXX syntax (for U+10000 onwards) where X is a hexadecimal digit [0-9A-Fa-f]

As mentioned in other comments:

- The encoding refers to the serialization of a TURTLE document, not necessarily its in-memory representation (which should just be a sequence of Unicode code points)
- The reference to U+0 should read U+0000
- We recommend a different escape syntax altogether
- We recommend six-digit rather than eight-digit \U representation
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