[XML-SIG] DC DOM tests (Was: Roadmap document - finally!)
Guido van Rossum
Tue, 20 Feb 2001 09:36:37 -0500
> > | - DOMString and text manipulating interface methods are not tested beyond
> > | ASCII text due to an implementation limitation of ParsedXML.DOM. So,
> > | implementations will not be tested if text is correctly treated when
> > | multi-byte UTF-16 characters are involved.
> > By "multi-byte UTF-16 characters" I assume you mean Unicode characters
> > outside the BMP that are represented using two surrogates?
> I wonder if that's what Martijn means. I've read that most Java
> implementations have trouble with characters outside the BMP. I wonder if
> Python handles these properly.
Depends on what you call properly. Can you elaborate on what you
would call proper treatment here?
--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)