Proposal to add standardized variation sequences for chess notation

Kent Karlsson kent.karlsson14 at
Sat Apr 1 20:16:39 CDT 2017

Den 2017-04-02 01:33, skrev "Michael Everson" <everson at>:

>> but isn't the convention that one "always" start with FE00 for each character
>> that may have variation selectors applied?
> I don¹t know what you mean by this.

> 25A8 FE01; Black chessboard square; # SQUARE WITH UPPER RIGHT TO LOWER LEFT

In this case, the "set of variation selectors" for 25A8 excludes FE00.

/Kent K

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