RFC 5242

A Generalized Unified Character Code: Western European and CJK Sections, April 1 2008

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Status:
INFORMATIONAL
Authors:
J. Klensin
H. Alvestrand
Stream:
INDEPENDENT

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC5242

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Abstract

Many issues have been identified with the use of general-purpose character sets for internationalized domain names and similar purposes. This memo describes a fully unified coded character set for scripts based on Latin, Greek, Cyrillic, and Chinese (CJK) characters. It is not a complete specification of that character set. This memo provides information for the Internet community.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.