Venn diagram in -defs-06

Erik van der Poel erikv at
Tue Mar 3 19:40:49 CET 2009

Actually, binary and bit-string values might sometimes consist
entirely of octets less than 128, so the top-level split should be:

text vs non-text

Then non-text can be split into binary vs bit-string, and text can be
split into ASCII vs Non-ASCII.


On Tue, Mar 3, 2009 at 9:36 AM, John C Klensin <klensin at> wrote:
> --On Tuesday, March 03, 2009 12:24 -0500 Andrew Sullivan
> <ajs at> wrote:
>> Actually, now that I look again at the ASCII version and the
>> PNG I sent, I realise that all that's needed for the ASCII
>> version is another box around the "NONRESERVED LDH LABELS
>> NR-LDH LABELS" category on the right hand side of the upper
>> part of the diagram.  The existing box inside LDH-LABEL is
>> equivalent to everything from the white circle (and what it
>> contains) in the picture I sent.  Sorry, I should have caught
>> this sooner.
> Thanks.  That is (relatively) easily done.
>    john
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