Proposed new Firefox IDN display algorithm

Mark Davis ☕ mark at
Tue Mar 20 18:06:30 CET 2012 has a few questions. There
is a new proposed version of #39; it would be useful to get feedback as to
whether it answers the questions you have (if not, we need to propose
additional language for the upcoming Unicode meeting).

Mark <>
*— Il meglio è l’inimico del bene —*

On Tue, Mar 20, 2012 at 08:46, Gervase Markham <gerv at> wrote:

> Members of this list may be interested to know that the first cut of a
> patch to implement UTR#39 "Moderately Restrictive" and "Highly
> Restrictive", as interpreted here:
> has been written for Firefox. This algorithm would be used for TLDs
> which are not on our existing whitelist.
> You can follow along in this bug:
> and can find builds to try out here:
> Feedback very much welcomed, particularly on what to do about those bits
> of UTR#36 which our engineer considered too underspecified to implement,
> as noted in comment #16.
> Gerv
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