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RE: GB 18030 Information Required

From: <vinay.aggarwal@rebus.co.in>
Date: Mon, 03 Mar 2003 09:18:11 +0530
To: derhoermi@gmx.net
Cc: ietf-charsets@iana.org
Message-id: <A2227EEB4C911D41A19260562FCA0CBF1A7D59@RIPL>

Thanks.  Would appreciate if you could answer one more thing please.  
Does any As400 (Operating system as OS400) based application supports the
GB18030 ? 

Regards,
Vinay

-----Original Message-----
From: Bjoern Hoehrmann [mailto:derhoermi@gmx.net]
Sent: Sunday, March 02, 2003 9:26 AM
To: vinay.aggarwal@rebus.co.in
Cc: ietf-charsets@iana.org
Subject: Re: GB 18030 Information Required


* vinay.aggarwal@rebus.co.in wrote:
>How are you? Could you please let me know if following  supports the
GB18030
>? If not, what needs to be done to make it compliant to GB18030 ? 
>
> - .Net Technology of MicroSoft

A Framework implementation with GB18030 support. The
Encoding.GetEncoding() documentation reads

[...]
  The GetEncoding method relies on the underlying platform to support
  most code pages. However, system support is supplied for the following
  cases: Specify code page 0 for the default encoding, that is, the
  encoding specified in the regional settings for the computer executing
  this method; 1200 for little-endian Unicode (UTF-16LE); 1201 for
  big-endian Unicode (UTF-16BE); 1252 for Windows operating system
  (windows-1252); 65000 for UTF-7; 65001 for UTF-8; 20127 for ASCII, and
  54936 for GB18030 (Chinese Simplified).
[...]

>- Any web based application 
>- Browser (Internet Explorer/ Netsacpe) based application

I have no idea what these could be!?
Received on Wednesday, 5 March 2003 12:28:37 GMT

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