[rfc-i] Data point [Re: Fwd: I-D ACTION:draft-hoffman-utf8-rfcs-03.txt]
dhc2 at dcrocker.net
Mon Oct 6 17:01:10 PDT 2008
Brian E Carpenter wrote:
> Thanks. My results on Windows XP:
Thanks for conducting such an extensive and pragmatic test sequence. It is
exactly these sorts of combinatorial toss-and-eat activities for which the core
representation of RFCs have been famously robust. I've understood that
robustness as being a continuing requirement.
By my reading of your results, your test demonstrates that raw UTF-8 produces
unpredictable and/or undesirable outcomes with common tools.
Hence it fails the requirement.
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