[TUHS] Character sets

Johnny Billquist bqt at update.uu.se
Sun Mar 27 21:47:43 AEST 2016

On 2016-03-27 13:29, John Cowan wrote:
> Johnny Billquist scripsit:
>> On 2016-03-27 08:18, Greg 'groggy' Lehey<grog at lemis.com> wrote:
>>> Isn't it wonderful that we no longer have issues with character
>>> representation?
>> I hope that comment was meant as a joke, ironic, cynical, or whatever...
> Undoubtedly.  But things *are* much better than they used to be:
> we can now do everything within a single character set, and convert
> only at the boundaries (and increasingly, only in one direction).

Haha. Yes... Except that you now have multiple representations of each 
character within one character set. So what has improved???


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