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Re: utf-8 Locale support on Solaris and Linux

From: Yung-Fong Tang <ftang@netscape.com>
Date: Tue, 09 Oct 2001 18:44:33 -0700
Message-ID: <3BC3A800.2C6A0D3C@netscape.com>
To: "A. Vine" <avine@eng.sun.com>
CC: "Carl W. Brown" <cbrown@xnetinc.com>, www-international@w3.org, ienup.sung@sun.com


"A. Vine" wrote:

> "Carl W. Brown" wrote:
> >
> > On Solaris the wide
> > character implementation is not Unicode.

You should said "On Solaris the wide character implementation MAY OR MAY NOT BE
Unicode."

>
> >
>
> Correction - on Solaris the wide character implementation depends on the
> locale.  It is Unicode in a locale with a default charset which is a Unicode
> encoding.
>
> If you mean it is not UTF-16, I cannot remember.  I have copied someone who can
> clarify the wide character implementation in Solaris.
>
> Regards,
> Andrea
Received on Tuesday, 9 October 2001 21:47:59 GMT

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