Re: Revised language on: ISO/IEC 10646 as Document Character Set

Gavin Nicol (
Thu, 11 May 95 12:56:27 EDT

> Yes, I am quite aware of the lack of extensibility. For the moment at
> least, I am not aware of any widely used character sets that contain
> characters not in ISO 10646.

Note that I said "widely used".

My only reason for wanting to limit charset to a subset of ISO 10646
was to simplify things. If people *really* want to allow all and a
sundry, well, this *is* a place for free discussion and group

I do not appreciate private email being quote without permission
being asked first BTW.