[rfc-i] Unicode or UTF-8

Peter Saint-Andre stpeter at stpeter.im
Wed Mar 28 00:57:37 PDT 2012


On 3/28/12 5:21 AM, Phillip Hallam-Baker wrote:
> +1
> 
> Though I suggest that any upload tool be lenient in what it accepts
> and conservative in what it emits. i.e. instead of rejecting non-UTF8
> encoding outright, convert them to canonical form.

So a document encoded with UTF-16 or ISO/IEC 8859-1 or Shift_JIS or some
other encoding would be automatically converted to UTF-8? I'd sure
rather reject such contributions.

Peter

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