[docs] [issue18572] Remove redundant note about surrogates in string escape doc
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Thu Aug 8 15:34:14 CEST 2013
Ezio Melotti added the comment:
I think it's OK to remove the sentence.
Converting a surrogate pair to a non-BMP char is something that works only while decoding a UTF-16 byte sequence. Surrogates are invalid in UTF-8/32, and while dealing with Unicode strings, surrogates have no special meaning and are no different from any other codepoint, whether they are lone or paired.
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