Re: Stateful encoding mechanisms

From: Antoine Leca (
Date: Fri May 20 2005 - 10:50:41 CDT

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    On Friday, May 20, 2005 2:59 AM Kenneth Whistler wrote:

    > To preempt the nitpickers...

    Will it?

    >> a two byte Shift-JIS encoding of the Japanese ideograph for
    > ^^^^^^^^^
    > JIS encoding (not Shift-JIS encoding)

    Since Unicode (OK, 10646) is a JIS standard AFAIK, UTF-16 is a form of two
    byte JIS encoding (there are others). So what? were you trying to dispell
    the idea that UTF-16 was stateless?


    Antoine, nitpicking.

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