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Re: Requiring UTF-8 for XML

From: <noah_mendelsohn@us.ibm.com>
Date: Fri, 10 Jun 2005 15:26:49 -0400
To: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Cc: www-tag@w3.org
Message-ID: <OF5AE016E6.C51DE226-ON8525701C.006A9767-8525701C.006AD406@lotus.com>

Bjoern Hoehrmann writes:

> That's not unusual 

Right.  I'm mainly asking whether it makes sense for the XML 
Recommendations to >require< processors to support both encodings when an 
increasing number of formats call for just one.  Presumably, much of the 
processing software for such restricted formats is technically 
non-conforming, or else why would one bother with the restriction?

Noah Mendelsohn 
IBM Corporation
One Rogers Street
Cambridge, MA 02142
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