> -----Original Message-----
> From: John Cowan [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Monday, June 07, 1999 8:47 PM
> To: Unicode List
> Subject: Re: Some thoughts on character decomposition
> Peter_Constable@sil.org wrote:
> > That's what *supposed* to be in a URL. What I'm saying is this:
> if someone types
> > a URL in a document, I may want to copy that URL and paste it
> into the address
> > window of my browser. But if the author added ZWSPs to the URL
> to deal with line
> > breaking, then I may encounter problems when I try to use the
> URL in my browser.
> Ah, I see. IOW, a window into which URLs can be pasted should
> reject non-ASCII characters, or perhaps ask if they should be
I would rather that it does the necessary conversions silently and
transparently, both ways.
> John Cowan http://www.ccil.org/~cowan email@example.com
> You tollerday donsk? N. You tolkatiff scowegian? Nn.
> You spigotty anglease? Nnn. You phonio saxo? Nnnn.
> Clear all so! 'Tis a Jute.... (Finnegans Wake 16.5)
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