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Re: Some text that may be useful for the update of RFC 2376
In message "Re: Some text that may be useful for the update of RFC 2376",
Rick Jelliffe wrote...
>I take your point, but it sidesteps the issue of
>what someone is supposed to do when they type in Yen and
>their "UTF-*"-labelled data comes out with the codepoint
>for "/" being used. In that case, strictly they have
>used the wrong mapping table and they have corrupted their
>data; but if we can give them a way to escape into the
>bliss of standard Unicode by labelling the variant encoding
>they have effectively used.
This issue is very annoying, and I have failed to find
any good solutions. I think that the best solution is to migrate
>The proposed Japanese Profile for XML, which Murata-san
>has been the leading light, says that there needs to be
>extra IANA-registered sets to cover this problem.
Actually, although some names are used in the document, they
are not intended to be submitted to the ietf-charset list.
MURATA Makoto muraw3c@xxxxxxxxxxxxx