Unicode & IETF

Vint Cerf vint at google.com
Tue Aug 12 20:44:57 CEST 2014

Isn't it the case that NFC does NOT convert sharp-s to ss or vice versa?
assuming that is correct, then these are treated as distinct,  at least for
comparison purposes.

On Tue, Aug 12, 2014 at 2:36 PM, Shawn Steele <Shawn.Steele at microsoft.com>

>   Ø  and that is likely the crux of our disagreement because some of us,
> including me, think that we need precision in IDNs to avoid multiple
> encodings that lead users into thinking they have typed what they meant but
> they end up in the wrong place because the DNS discovers a different
> registered string than the one the user might have intended.
> Fussball and fußball?
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