Re: Unused code positions and mapping to Unicode

From: John Cowan (
Date: Fri Aug 06 1999 - 16:09:40 EDT

Murray Sargent wrote:

> The point is that Unicode
> _does_ define these positions as the C1 controls. As such, they should not
> be mapped to 0xFFFD, although undefined character codes should be so mapped.

This begs the question. In Windows code pages, those characters are
not controls, but are undefined character codes.

	John Cowan
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