Request for review of Turtle (an RDF serialization) media type: text/turtle

James Cloos cloos+iana-ietf-types at
Wed Dec 19 21:38:55 CET 2007

>>>>> "Eric" == Eric Prud'hommeaux <eric at> writes:

Eric> Encoding considerations:
Eric>   The syntax of Turtle is expressed over code points in
Eric>   Unicode[UNICODE].  The encoding is always UTF-8 [RFC3629]; the
Eric>   charset parameter is not needed; though it may be included so
Eric>   long as the value is 'UTF-8'.

Shouldn't the normative reference be to the UCS (ISO 10646) rather than
to Unicode?  The Universal Character Set is the international standard.

James Cloos <cloos at>         OpenPGP: 1024D/ED7DAEA6

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