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Rick Jelliffe scripsit:
> Actually, at the time that XML 1.0 was created, the control characters 80-9F
> were undefined in Unicode. Actually, I believe they still are (I am writing
> this away from an internet connection): Unicode only says what control
> characters they are by default, but a particular application can map them to
> private semantics.
That is so. However, there has only ever been one practical set of uses
for #x80 through #x9F (as distinct from the hex bytes 80 through 9F as used
in various encodings). For example, #9A represents CONTROL SEQUENCE INTRODUCER,
and is the 8-bit equivalent of the "ESC [" used in X3.64 (aka "ANSI")
John Cowan http://www.ccil.org/~cowan firstname.lastname@example.org
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