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Rick Jelliffe scripsit:
> That makes it clear that control characters are unlike other characters,
> for which Unicode provides "semantics". The only C0 or C1 characters for
> which Unicode provides "semantics" are TAB, CR, LF and NEL.
XML already, however, allows the use of undefined codepoints, which have
far less semantics than the C0 controls. And a good thing too, or
Ethiopic and Thaana and Canadian Aboriginal Syllabics would be totally
locked out of XML (they are post-Unicode-2.0) instead of merely
banned in XML names.
John Cowan http://www.ccil.org/~cowan firstname.lastname@example.org
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