[rfc-i] Byte order marks

Paul Hoffman paul.hoffman at vpnc.org
Wed Nov 5 08:43:47 PST 2008

At 11:15 PM -0500 11/4/08, Tony Hansen wrote:
>Just like we can have a .pdf alternative to the .txt file, could we also
>have a .utf8 alternative to the .txt file?

The purpose of this document was to make UTF-8 the first-class encoding where needed, not the second-class encoding. The RFC series has a long history of no one knowing that there are PDF versions even when they are needed.

--Paul Hoffman, Director
--VPN Consortium

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