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On 2018-07-11, at 4:58 PM, Gregg Reynolds <> wrote:

> On Wed, Jul 11, 2018, 1:43 AM Dirk Laurie <> wrote:
> ...
> >From the point of view of the utf8 library, UTF-8 is a reversible way
> of mapping a certain subset of strings (which I here call "codons",
> borrowing a term from DNA theory) onto a certain subset of 32-bit
> integers.
> Not even wrong. Utf8 has nothing to do with "a certain subset of 32 bit integers".

What's wrong with the claim?