Re: UTF8 vs. Unicode (UTF16) in code

From: Lars Marius Garshol (
Date: Sun Mar 11 2001 - 15:49:18 EST

* John H. Jenkins
| Some of the characters in Extension B are required for JIS X 0213
| support, which is going to be a sine qua non in Japan within a few
| years.

How will the Japanese encode these JIS X 0213 characters? That is,
what effect, if any, will this have on the legacy Japanese character
encodings? Are there plans to extend ISO 2022-JP or EUC-JP, or for
some entirely new Japanse character encodings?

--Lars M.

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