Re: [VCARDDAV] Questions about text handling in vCard 4.0 (rev 11)

Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de> Thu, 08 July 2010 05:04 UTC

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On 07.07.2010 13:50, Simon Perreault wrote:
> Group,
>
> I'd like to hear what other people think of this encoding proposal. I
> think all the arguments have been made. What do you think of it? So far
> I don't think there is consensus either for or against because only
> three people voiced their opinion.
>
> Thanks,
> Simon

- a single wire format is sufficient; display of non-ASCII characters is 
an orthogonal issue

- on \ escaping: either allow \ in front of any character, or be *very* 
clear that using it when it's not needed makes the vCard invalid (test 
cases? validator service?)

Best regards, Julian