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Japanese Character Encoding on the Internet with JIS X 0213

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Author Dr. Masataka Ohta
Last updated 1999-10-25
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This memo describes six MIME charsets: ISO-2022-JP-3, ISO-2022-JP-3- plane1, Shift_JISX0213, Shift_JISX0213-plane1, EUC-JISX0213, EUC- JISX0213-plane1 for Japanese text encoding on the Internet with characters of ASCII, JIS X 0201, JIS X 0211, JIS X 0208 and JIS X 0213. ISO-2022-JP-3 is the encoding for Japanese text and suitable for use in MIME. ISO-2022-JP-3-plane1 is a subset of ISO-2022-JP-3. Shift_JISX0213, Shift_JISX0213-plane1, EUC-JISX0213 and EUC- JISX0213-plane1 are intended to be used internal to hosts or applications and not suitable for use in MIME.


Dr. Masataka Ohta

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