Re: Unicode normative value [was. Re: VS: "French+" support by Unicode]

From: Andrew West (
Date: Tue Apr 15 2008 - 04:54:35 CDT

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    > At 03:12 15/04/2008, John C Klensin wrote:
    > I'm
    > not aware of any standards being developed in parallel in both
    > languages. Usually English was the development language,
    > perhaps occasionally French, but not both.

    ISO/IEC 14651 (International string ordering and comparison) is
    developed in both French and English, in parallel, and as anyone
    involved in the process can verify, it is a complete nightmare, with
    the working group meetings bogged down in endless hours of niggling
    over the differences between the French and the English texts.


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