[unixODBC-dev] Re: unixODBC and Unicode?

Sven Köhler skoehler at upb.de
Fri Jul 23 02:13:22 BST 2004


> The driver manager by default will match what the windows DM does. If 
> the driver supports the W functions they are called directly, else the 
> driver manager maps the app calling the W functions into the ansi driver 
> functions. It uses UCS2 (16 bit unicode chars) If it can the driver 
> manager will use iconv to convert chars, if not it just truncates the 
> high 8 bits to give a 8 bit char.
> 
> As the windows spec, if the driver is unicode, the driver will call the 
> unicode driver entrys converting as above.

Thx. This sounds promising.





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