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From DM Smith <dmsmith...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: binary at the front of CHANGES.txt
Date Tue, 17 Jul 2007 21:52:31 GMT
According to the UTF-8 spec \uFEFF is not a BOM. In UTF-8 the byte  
order is always the same.

UTF-16 defines a BOM.

If it is a BOM, I bet it was put in there by an MS editor.

On Jul 17, 2007, at 1:58 PM, Yonik Seeley wrote:

> On 7/17/07, Steven Parkes <steven_parkes@esseff.org> wrote:
>> Can we get rid of the binary characters at the front of  
>> CHANGES.txt? Or
>> do the mean something?
>
> AFAIK, It's a UTF-8 BOM.  I don't know who's editor put it there, but
> it looks like the last time I edited CHANGES.txt it mangled it.  I
> just removed it.
>
> -Yonik
>
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