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2125Recommend against support for EBCDIC-based encodings. (credit: hs)2008-08-29 09:35
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--- source	(revision 2124)
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@@ -44138,13 +44138,16 @@
   href="#refsUTF7">[UTF7]</a> <a href="#refsBOCU1">[BOCU1]</a> <a
   href="#refsSCSU">[SCSU]</a></p>
 
+  <p>Support for encodings based on EBCDIC is not recommended. This
+  encoding is rarely used for publicly-facing Web content.</p>
+
   <p>Support for UTF-32 is not recommended. This encoding is rarely
   used, and frequently misimplemented.</p>
 
   <p class="note">This specification does not make any attempt to
-  support UTF-32 in its algorithms; support and use of UTF-32 can thus
-  lead to unexpected behavior in implementations of this
-  specification.</p>
+  support EBCDIC-based encodings and UTF-32 in its algorithms; support
+  and use of these encodings can thus lead to unexpected behavior in
+  implementations of this specification.</p>
 
 
 

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