Charset name length(s)

Bruce Lilly blilly at
Mon Dec 13 06:39:09 CET 2004

On Sun December 12 2004 22:52, Randy Presuhn wrote:
> Hi -
> Could explain the connection Bruce sees between the limit on
> the length on descriptors used in writing MIB modules and
> the tags used for identifying character sets?  I thought I
> understood MIB compiler issuess fairly well, but I seem
> to be missing something here, as I just can't see how the
> MIB compiler constraints are relevant.
> Randy

Briefly, charsets are specified by printer MIBs (RFC 3805,
formerly 1759).  Those charsets have names beginning with
"cs". More information is at the top of the IANA charsets

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