Characters and character sets for various languages

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (mailext WG)
Author Harald Alvestrand 
Last updated 1994-09-15
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at


There is a need to have a source of information about the characters that are used in various languages. No such information is currently readily available on the net. This document attempts to fill that void.


Harald Alvestrand (

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