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Re: [xml-dev] Storing illegal XML 1.0 characters in the UnicodePrivate Use Area

On Wed, 2012-10-31 at 18:04 +0000, Costello, Roger L. wrote:
> One approach is to move any illegal characters into the Private Use Area: 
Another is to use an escaping mechanism - e.g. what I call "UCODE", in
which an upper-case "U" is followed by hexadecimal and a trailing X to
mark the end; this can safely be used in XML element names for example.


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