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Re: property names

From: Greg Stein <gstein_at_lyra.org>
Date: 2000-12-21 01:53:44 CET

On Thu, Dec 21, 2000 at 12:15:30AM +0100, Branko Cibej wrote:
> Greg Stein wrote:
>
> >>> Use cases that need a binary property name?
> >>
> >> Sure: property names in character sets that we've never heard of.
> >
> >
> > The URIs are UTF-8 encoded (there is an RFC for this; I can dig up the
> > reference if necessary).
>
> UTF-8 isn't universally accepted and won't be for a long time. Ask any
> Japanese.
>
> (File name encoding is different in that it's not visible to the user.)

Our entire system is UTF-8 based. We aren't going to escape from that.

Cheers,
-g

-- 
Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/
Received on Sat Oct 21 14:36:17 2006

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