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Old 20th March 2012, 05:44 PM
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Re: Elephant in the room

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Originally Posted by Kent99 View Post
I think the situation depends on the language. In Japanese, I don't think it'll matter one bit if .net doesn't go full IDN. Typing ドメイン.net requires one language key toggle

but typing ドメイン.ネット requires two. The dot is ASCII, so you toggle to ASCII, type the dot, then toggle back to Japanese. I think it is a pain. Maybe a native. speaker can comment.
I'm no native but I know for sure there is a Japanese "dot" it looks a little like a cheerio

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