Re: UTF-8 Error Handling (was: Re: Unicode 4.0 BETA available for review)

From: Asmus Freytag (
Date: Mon Mar 03 2003 - 19:25:14 EST

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    At 01:07 PM 3/3/03 -0800, Mark Davis wrote:

    >If your converter purports to produce any one of the Unicode encoding forms,
    >then it cannot conformantly produce malformed Unicode as a result.
    >If, of course, it does not purport to do that, it can do anything it wants

    Then, as long as the documentation states that on error condition the
    output buffer is not guaranteed to contain UTF-whatever, then the converter
    would be conformant.


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