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   Re: [xml-dev] Some comments on the 1.1 draft

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Rick Jelliffe scripsit:

> If you send a document
>   <p>The original quote was AU$20,000. Please send
>     me E15,000</p>
> where the E was the Euro character, I do not think
> you would be happy if the delivering system merely
> stripped out the Euro character (e.g. if the document
> was written using x80 as the Euro character but
> mislabelled ISO 8859-1 or ISO 8859-15.)  

In that case, a conformant XML 1.0 processor would return a U+0080 character
to the application, which would have to cope as well as it could.

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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