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Re: This approach to non-ASCII names does not work

From: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: Bruce Momjian <bruce(at)momjian(dot)us>
Cc: Peter Eisentraut <peter_e(at)gmx(dot)net>, pgsql-docs(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: This approach to non-ASCII names does not work
Date: 2006-09-20 20:29:48
Message-ID: 18459.1158784188@sss.pgh.pa.us (view raw or flat)
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Bruce Momjian <bruce(at)momjian(dot)us> writes:
> Yes, I use them where possible.  I use:
> 	http://www.mountaindragon.com/html/iso.htm

... which says right on it that it considers only ISO 8859/1 and is not
a complete list even of that set.

I assume that somewhere there is a Web-related spec of the widely
recognized entity names, but I see no reason to suppose that this list
is it.  Something at w3c, say, would have a tad more credibility.

			regards, tom lane

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