Re: creating a test font w/ CJKV Extension B characters.

From: Doug Ewell (
Date: Fri Nov 21 2003 - 10:10:32 EST

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    Andrew C. West <andrewcwest at alumni dot princeton dot edu> wrote:

    >> An invalid GB18030 sequence, like <FE 40>, or a valid but out-of-
    >> range sequence, like <E3 32 9A 36>, should be treated just like an
    >> invalid or out-of-range UTF-8 sequence. Issue an error message,
    >> format the hard disk, whatever; just don't try to treat it like a
    >> normal character.
    > Hmm, surely <FE 40> is a valid GB-18030 sequence = U+FA0C according to
    > my reckoning (although Word fails to correctly convert <FE 40> when
    > told to open a file as GB-18030, it does save U+FA0C as <FE 40> when
    > told to save as GB-18030).

    Oops, sorry. I goofed in my example. Substitute <FE 20> or something

    -Doug Ewell
     Fullerton, California

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