Re: Java char and Unicode 3.0+ (was:Canonical equivalence in rendering: mandatory or recommended?)

From: Michael Everson (
Date: Thu Oct 16 2003 - 13:18:23 CST

Philippe Verdy scripsit:

> > What would happen if ISO10646 decided to stop its work, giving up to let
>> IANA contract with external registrars, just to comply with an rapid
>> industry need to publish more medias and still interoperate?

There would be utter chaos, and some character tsar would have to be
appointed as has been done for RFC 3066, and it would be a right
bloody mess.

Michael Everson * * Everson Typography *  *

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