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From Paul Davis <>
Subject Re: Character encodings and JSON RFC (spun off from COUCHDB-345)
Date Sun, 30 Aug 2009 05:42:06 GMT
> Don't get technical on me, motherfuton.
> If you want a word for this, you would say they are transcodings of each other.

*LOSSLESS* transcodings

>> But you started it when saying that something that
>> represents a subset of unicode is a valid encoding. Which its not.
>> lrn2nyquistfrequency fool!
> US-ASCII encoded an extremely limited subset of Unicode.
> US-ASCII is a perfectly valid encoding of Unicode.
> Learn to Unicode your face, up in that.

Thank you Master Yoda for imparting some of your uni-knowledge.

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