[rfc-i] Byte Order Marks for UTF-8

"Martin J. Dürst" duerst at it.aoyama.ac.jp
Wed Jul 18 18:58:11 PDT 2012


Hello Dave,

On 2012/07/19 10:50, Dave Thaler wrote:

> We should never expect all apps to "guess".   A few will, yes.
> But we should never rely on it, and in any case guessing can be error prone.

Yes, fully agreed. But deciding that something is UTF-8 based on the BOM 
is also just guessing, it could be something else in some other encoding.

Regards,   Martin.


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