If one have added images to MediaWiki and used non-ascii in the filenames (for example the Swedish characters åäö) there might be problem if you move the wiki to a file system with different encoding mechanisms. Or upgrade or change something else in your environment.
This is possible to solve, but you have to rename […]
Today I updated the version of the tool I use for generating tables for Unicode Characters according to the algorithm described in RFC 5892 and RFC 6452.
The only change that exists from 6.1.0 to 6.2.0 is the addition of one codepoint, U+20BA that is allocated to TURKISH LIRA SIGN. The codepoint because of this […]
Getting a proper version of python 3.x installed is not as easy as it has been earlier. First of all, you need the Developer package installed (again). This you do by installing XCode 4.x from the MacApp store. I thought I had done so, but could still not find gcc etc in my path. Some […]
The RFCs with numbers 5890-5894 where just released. The one that I worked most with was RFC 5892, and the announcement was like this:
From: firstname.lastname@example.org Date: Wed, 4 Aug 2010 08:37:42 -0700 (PDT) To: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org Cc: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: RFC 5892 on The Unicode Code Points and Internationalized Domain Names for Applications (IDNA) […]
I have reviewed Draft Unicode Technical Standard #46 – UNICODE IDNA COMPATIBILITY PROCESSING as could be found at https://www.unicode.org/reports/tr46/ on March 15, 2010 (below called TR#46).
The review is based on my personal experience from many years of activity in the IETF, and of course my work with both IDNA2003 (RFC3490 etc) and IDNA2008 (working […]