From: Doug Ewell (email@example.com)
Date: Tue Nov 25 2003 - 14:08:39 EST
Here's a summary of the responses so far:
* Philippe Verdy and and Jill Ramonsky say YES, a compressor can
normalize, because it knows it is operating on Unicode character data
and can take advantage of Unicode properties.
* Peter Kirk and Mark Shoulson say NO, it can't, because all the
compressor really knows about is the byte stream, so it must be
* I'm still not sure, but I'm leaning toward NO.
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