Re: [gtld-com] Commitee conclusions version 3
Good morning Philip,
Thank you for adding me to this group as observer.
As an observer I have one comment related to your document.
In item 3 ("3. Future names could be in any language ...")
you use the term "ASCII" with regard to
* ASCII translation or transliteration
* generic ASCII gTLD
I would like to suggest the very rigourous language here.
As a matter of fact ASCII is a set of 127 characters,
much more that what is used in domain name, and which is
called LDH - Letters-Digits-Hyphen.
A much more rigorous language of LDH is better, which I sometimes
complement as follows:
LDH - Letters-Digits-Hyphen, 26 Latin letters without diacritical marks,
10 Arabic digits and a hyphen "-", an universal subset of caracters
currently used for the global Internet domain names.
We shall note that hundreds of Latin characters based languages