Re: Convincing executives of character code perils

From: Alain LaBonté  (
Date: Thu Oct 26 2000 - 16:42:58 EDT

À 16:13 2000-10-26 -0400, Suzanne Topping a écrit:
>Hello Alain,
>I'm sure you were making a very important point below, but I didn't
>understand it!
>Could you explain please?

[Alain] Using the ROT13 code for English is the same issue as using
multiple codes for other languages. It might be a non-issue, as you say... (;

    I was merely kidding but that is the reality that non-English speakers
live everyday.

Alain LaBonté

cc Unicode list

>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Alain LaBonté " <>
>To: "Unicode List" <>
>Sent: Thursday, October 26, 2000 3:00 PM
>Subject: Re: Convincing executives of character code perils
>À 12:47 2000-10-24 -0800, Suzanne Topping a écrit:
> >Again, if you are only
> >talking about French, German, and Spanish, character set
> >is a non-issue.
>[Nynva] Not much more than the following (although it is in fact worse
>than this, much worse):
>Ntnva, vs lbh ner bayl
>gnyxvat nobhg Serapu, Trezna, naq Fcnavfu, punenpgre frg
>vf n aba-vffhr.
>Alain LaBonté
>(or am I rather Nynva YnObagé, Dhéorp ?)

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