From: John Cowan (email@example.com)
Date: Tue May 25 2004 - 08:55:48 CDT
Doug Ewell scripsit:
> > So is [VIQR] a 7-bit encoding, or a scheme layered on top of ASCII?
> It's a scheme layered on top of ASCII
> > And what is KOI-7?
> A true 7-bit encoding for Russian, in which Cyrillic letters (small and
> capital respectively) were encoded in the ranges where ASCII has Latin
> letters (capital and small respectively).
Ah. And on what principle do you distinguish them? The IETF clearly
treats them both as charsets, within its definitions.
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