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Re: Tests for remaining Encoding encodings now available

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Date: Wed, 16 Dec 2015 12:50:38 +0100
Message-ID: <CADnb78gkdT6B1TR16Afczd1RREHJ9UMhiwz772jvFn2zCskT=w@mail.gmail.com>
To: r12a <ishida@w3.org>
Cc: www International <www-international@w3.org>, Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@hsivonen.fi>
On Sun, Dec 13, 2015 at 5:20 PM,  <ishida@w3.org> wrote:
> with results for major browsers at
> http://www.w3.org/International/tests/repo/results/encoding-miscellaneous
> includes:
> utf-16 and variants
> replacement encodings
> x-user-defined
> i think the tests are in working order, but feel free to contact me if you
> see something wrong.

As Henri points out in https://github.com/whatwg/encoding/issues/18
there's no web-exposed utf-16 encoder other than TextEncoder. What
actually happens in those cases is that <form> and URL algorithms
require the utf-8 encoder to be used instead.

Received on Wednesday, 16 December 2015 11:51:05 UTC

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