Expectations around line ending behavior for U+2028 and U+2029

Boris Zbarsky bzbarsky at mit.edu
Mon Oct 29 19:10:39 UTC 2018


On 10/29/18 2:04 PM, Logan Smyth wrote:
> This means that the expectation, from the standpoint of 
> Unicode spec, is that all existing parsers and tooling for all languages 
> would also be updated to have line numbering that include U+2028/29

There is also the somewhat widespread opinion that Unicode goofed by 
adding those characters and that the best thing to do with them is to 
simply ignore them.   So I expect a number of languages and tools to do 
just that.

-Boris


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