Re: Comparison algorithms in UNICODE

From: unicode@Unicode.ORG
Date: Sat Aug 19 1995 - 12:18:19 EDT

At 07.50 95-08-19, Keld Simonsen wrote:

>I also think it is a good move to go into the big character sets,
>but I think that you should call it ISO 10646 or UCS. UNICODE
>is in principle a proprietary standard. And encodings like
>UTF-8 are not UNICODE, but is 10646 and may well have
>a significant role to play in whois++

I like to think of Unicode as an implementation of ISO/IEC 10646.

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