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Re: [Json] Encoding detection (Was: Re: JSON: remove gap between Ecma-404 and IETF draft)

From: John Cowan <cowan@mercury.ccil.org>
Date: Wed, 20 Nov 2013 17:33:05 -0500
To: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@hsivonen.fi>
Cc: "Joe Hildebrand (jhildebr)" <jhildebr@cisco.com>, "www-tag@w3.org" <www-tag@w3.org>, Paul Hoffman <paul.hoffman@vpnc.org>, Pete Cordell <petejson@codalogic.com>, JSON WG <json@ietf.org>
Message-ID: <20131120223305.GB5476@mercury.ccil.org>
Henri Sivonen scripsit:

> There is no legitimate reason to use UTF-32 for interchange.

[snip]

> As for UTF-16, there's no legitimate reason* for any new producer to
> use it for interchange, 

This is all very well, but we are not at present in the business of
banning previously permitted forms of JSON.  If you have evidence
that the specific use of these encodings harms JSON interchange,
bring it forward.

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