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   RE: XML and special Characters : unicode v3.0 ?

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  • From: "Baden Hughes" <bmhughes@ozemail.com.au>
  • To: <xml-dev@ic.ac.uk>
  • Date: Wed, 3 Mar 1999 09:29:14 +1100

Tim Bray writes:
> > In practice,
> > I've never actually seen anything outside of the BMP, but the
> > experts agree they're showing up real soon now.

John Cowan writes:
> Not until Unicode 4.0, unless someone wants to use the private-use
> planes 15 and 16.

Uh, that's gonna be a problem. How would you put in a PUA character in an
XML doc ? Still by the U+... ? (we have around 800 of them for the languages
we work with !!)


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