[rfc-i] New version: draft-hoffman-utf8-rfcs-04.txt

Julian Reschke julian.reschke at gmx.de
Fri Nov 7 08:01:44 PST 2008


Joe Touch wrote:
> Julian Reschke wrote:
>> Joe Touch wrote:
>>> The standard included Windows text editor doesn't react properly to
>>> UTF-8 (changing fonts mid-stream, e.g.). If that's the best reaction to
>>> UTF-8 we have, that doesn't bode well for this transition.
>>> ...
>> Speaking of which; I'm not sure what you're referring to.
>>
>> I opened the file in Wordpad, and I don't see any major breakage (on
>> page 5).
> 
> The display fonts change when it hits the first UTF-8 character (not the
> BOM), and doesn't change back.
> 
> It's bent, though not completely broken, and definitely not what UTF is
> supposed to do.
> ...

Not over here.

Both first and last page use Courier New, 10 pt.

Wordpad version is as of XP SP3.

BR, Julian


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