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I was searching something into an Unicode table. Suddenly, I feel astonished cause I saw the Ubuntu logo, at line F200 and row OO. A very small one is also available at FOEO / 1F.

Is it because this table on this web page has been generated with a Ubuntu system or something? Or can I find it on any OS???

What can be the reason to put this logo into the special-characters of Unicode set?

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I'm afraid not. U+F200 is in the Private Use Area. These are not official Unicode characters.

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And also, only the Ubuntu font family makes this character position be the Ubuntu logo. –  dobey May 31 '12 at 1:58
As a matter of policy, Unicode does not encode logos as characters. This is expressed in Ch. 1 of the standard, unicode.org/latest/Unicode6.1.0/ch01.pdf near end of page 2. (Anything in a Private Use Area is up to agreements between interested parties, and should not be expected to work in any context outside such agreements.) –  Jukka K. Korpela May 31 '12 at 3:26

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