Private Use areas

William_J_G Overington via Unicode unicode at
Mon Aug 27 16:26:14 CDT 2018

James Kass wrote:

> If a user has thousands of files using PUA characters, and all the files are using the same PUA convention, why would each file need to contain metadata for each PUA character used within?  (Rhetorical)

Because each such file would then be self-contained and free-standing.

Such metadata need not necessarily be a huge quantity of data.

William Overington

Monday 27 August 2018

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