Surrogates and noncharacters
sdaoden at yandex.com
Tue May 12 13:46:26 CDT 2015
Hans Aberg <haberg-1 at telia.com> wrote:
|> On 12 May 2015, at 16:50, Philippe Verdy <verdy_p at wanadoo.fr> wrote:
|>> Indeed, that is why UTF-8 was invented for use in Unix-like environments.
|> Not the main reason: communication protocols, and data storage \
|> is also based on 8-bit code units (even if storage group \
|> them by much larger blocks).
|There is some history here:
"What happened was this":
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