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Support for substitution characters with DFDL parser.
In ICU conversion map file, user can define "subchar" as a substitution character for unassigned code points. MRM parser replaces unassigned code points with this substitution character defined in "subchar", whereas current implementation of DFDL parser cannot and It throws conversion error instead,
It is common requirement to provide substitution character for unassigned code point, so DFDL parser should support the same functionality as MRM does.
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