AW: AW: AW: sharp s (Eszett)

Georg Ochsner g.ochsner at
Tue Mar 11 22:44:46 CET 2008

> Von: Mark Davis
> Gesendet: Dienstag, 11. März 2008 20:12

> 2. Case insensitivity. If we make this exception, then
> uppercasing a domain name causes it to go to adifferent 
> place. Even if there were no compatibility issue, there
> is still the issue of whether it is more important to 
> have ß or to have case-insensitivity.

Can you explain for which applications in particular the case-insensitivity for domain names is essential, and why? Can such applications make use of the new uppercase sharp S in Unicode 5.1?

Best regards

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