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   Re: [xml-dev] XML and mainframes, yet again

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Tim Bray scripsit:
> I just had an idea.  How about defining a new Unicode encoding,
> named IBM-with-NEL or something like that, in which the byte
> value #x85 was considered to be an encoding of the character
> U+000A, LINE FEED.  Go ahead and register it with IANA.  

Actually, you would need one of these for every EBCDIC code page,
of which there are many.

John Cowan           http://www.ccil.org/~cowan              cowan@ccil.org
Please leave your values        |       Check your assumptions.  In fact,
   at the front desk.           |          check your assumptions at the door.
     --sign in Paris hotel      |            --Miles Vorkosigan


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