Subject: Re: SG16 meeting summary for January 8th, 2020
From: Steve Downey (sdowney_at_[hidden])
Date: 2020-01-22 10:42:18
It was an error on my part, I couldn't find the stability guarantee for
XID_Start and Continue. But they are guaranteed stable, just not immutable.
Immutability is the property that things that are not identifiers remain
On Wed, Jan 22, 2020 at 10:01 AM Corentin Jabot via SG16 <
> On Wed, 22 Jan 2020 at 15:47, Tom Honermann <tom_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>> On 1/22/20 2:56 AM, Corentin Jabot via SG16 wrote:
>> XID_Continue and XID_Start are, in fact, stable
>> Can you elaborate? My reading of the stability policy is that once a
>> character has the XID_Start or XID_Continue property that it always will,
>> but that policy doesn't state that (existing or new) characters that don't
>> have those properties can't be granted them in the future.
> Which is the stability we care about (and basically the only one Unicode
> Identifiers cannot stop being identifiers, well formed code will remain
> (original reply was in reference to :
> Steve responded that they are derived properties and are not guaranteed to
> be stable, but probably will be in practice.
>> On Wed, 22 Jan 2020 at 06:23, Tom Honermann via SG16 <
>> sg16_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>>> The summary for the SG16 meeting held January 8th, 2020 is now
>>> available. For those that attended, please review and suggest corrections:
>>> - https://github.com/sg16-unicode/sg16-meetings#january-8th-2020
>>> The next meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, January 22nd, from
>>> 3:30-5:00pm EST. An invitation (from invite_at_[hidden]) has been
>>> sent to the mailing list and prior attendees. The draft agenda is:
>>> - P1885R0: Naming Text Encodings to Demystify Them
>>> - Follow up on recent mailing list discussions.
>>> - Identify and discuss intended use cases.
>>> - P2020R0: Locales, Encodings and Unicode <https://wg21.link/p2020>
>>> - General discussion, corrections, suggestions, etc...
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