Re: UTF-16 clarification needed

From: Doug Ewell (
Date: Fri Jul 04 2008 - 01:46:59 CDT

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    イェルーン ラウフロック ヴァン デル ウェルヴェン <asmodai at in dash nomine dot org> wrote:

    > When you have the U+D800 - U+DFFF range for creating code points using
    > surrogate pairs and you take for example U+20045 it will be created
    > as: U+D840 U+DC45. Are these, by themselves only code units or are
    > they also code points?

    They are both UTF-16 code units and code points. They are not Unicode
    scalar values.

    Doug Ewell  *  Arvada, Colorado, USA  *  RFC 4645  *  UTN #14  ˆ

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