Re: [I18ndir] Review volunteer needed (Fwd: [dispatch] WGLC of draft-ietf-dispatch-javascript-mjs-07)

John C Klensin <john-ietf@jck.com> Thu, 30 April 2020 20:45 UTC

Return-Path: <john-ietf@jck.com>
X-Original-To: i18ndir@ietfa.amsl.com
Delivered-To: i18ndir@ietfa.amsl.com
Received: from localhost (localhost [127.0.0.1]) by ietfa.amsl.com (Postfix) with ESMTP id 293ED3A12E4 for <i18ndir@ietfa.amsl.com>; Thu, 30 Apr 2020 13:45:40 -0700 (PDT)
X-Virus-Scanned: amavisd-new at amsl.com
X-Spam-Flag: NO
X-Spam-Score: -1.897
X-Spam-Level:
X-Spam-Status: No, score=-1.897 tagged_above=-999 required=5 tests=[BAYES_00=-1.9, SPF_HELO_NONE=0.001, SPF_NONE=0.001, URIBL_BLOCKED=0.001] autolearn=ham autolearn_force=no
Received: from mail.ietf.org ([4.31.198.44]) by localhost (ietfa.amsl.com [127.0.0.1]) (amavisd-new, port 10024) with ESMTP id 7UvnCtv8XGEB for <i18ndir@ietfa.amsl.com>; Thu, 30 Apr 2020 13:45:38 -0700 (PDT)
Received: from bsa2.jck.com (ns.jck.com [70.88.254.51]) (using TLSv1 with cipher DHE-RSA-AES256-SHA (256/256 bits)) (No client certificate requested) by ietfa.amsl.com (Postfix) with ESMTPS id 5D8093A12E1 for <i18ndir@ietf.org>; Thu, 30 Apr 2020 13:45:38 -0700 (PDT)
Received: from [198.252.137.10] (helo=PSB) by bsa2.jck.com with esmtp (Exim 4.82 (FreeBSD)) (envelope-from <john-ietf@jck.com>) id 1jUG3t-0001HJ-1e; Thu, 30 Apr 2020 16:45:37 -0400
Date: Thu, 30 Apr 2020 16:45:32 -0400
From: John C Klensin <john-ietf@jck.com>
To: John R Levine <johnl@taugh.com>
cc: i18ndir@ietf.org
Message-ID: <2F44D522A65CECBD079E2AB8@PSB>
In-Reply-To: <alpine.OSX.2.22.407.2004301604170.27436@ary.qy>
References: <20200430014516.01551188B50A@ary.qy> <33a39102-0385-e235-1cdc-57cf6dad4f4b@ix.netcom.com> <7AD06F46449F354499AC2E24@PSB> <ACB0D0AB-2271-409D-A9A1-DFFD5A1AEE93@episteme.net> <alpine.OSX.2.22.407.2004301241440.26342@ary.qy> <8CE808C7-DF4F-45A9-9C17-2D82A8B78A9E@episteme.net> <477C5A18357719590D6336D9@PSB> <alpine.OSX.2.22.407.2004301604170.27436@ary.qy>
X-Mailer: Mulberry/4.0.8 (Win32)
MIME-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: text/plain; charset=us-ascii
Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit
Content-Disposition: inline
X-SA-Exim-Connect-IP: 198.252.137.10
X-SA-Exim-Mail-From: john-ietf@jck.com
X-SA-Exim-Scanned: No (on bsa2.jck.com); SAEximRunCond expanded to false
Archived-At: <https://mailarchive.ietf.org/arch/msg/i18ndir/yq0zSOJbOfYn8FeqRCy9xL0waTo>
Subject: Re: [I18ndir] Review volunteer needed (Fwd: [dispatch] WGLC of draft-ietf-dispatch-javascript-mjs-07)
X-BeenThere: i18ndir@ietf.org
X-Mailman-Version: 2.1.29
Precedence: list
List-Id: Internationalization Directorate <i18ndir.ietf.org>
List-Unsubscribe: <https://www.ietf.org/mailman/options/i18ndir>, <mailto:i18ndir-request@ietf.org?subject=unsubscribe>
List-Archive: <https://mailarchive.ietf.org/arch/browse/i18ndir/>
List-Post: <mailto:i18ndir@ietf.org>
List-Help: <mailto:i18ndir-request@ietf.org?subject=help>
List-Subscribe: <https://www.ietf.org/mailman/listinfo/i18ndir>, <mailto:i18ndir-request@ietf.org?subject=subscribe>
X-List-Received-Date: Thu, 30 Apr 2020 20:45:40 -0000


--On Thursday, April 30, 2020 16:11 -0400 John R Levine
<johnl@taugh.com> wrote:

>...
>> (3) Other than the statement "Source text is expected to be in
>> Unicode Normalization Form C", there is apparently no
>> requirement that the underlying CCS be Unicode. ...
> 
> If there were some politically viable way to say it, I'd say
> to throw the entire draft away other than the IANA
> registrations and replace it with something written by someone
> who understands MIME and isn't totally embedded in the
> html/javascript/UCS world.

About that, we are definitely in agreement.

Out of time today to response to your other points.

  john