[unixODBC-dev] iconv/ICU

Steve Langasek vorlon at debian.org
Tue Nov 6 20:49:07 GMT 2007


On Tue, Nov 06, 2007 at 10:36:40AM +0000, Nick Gorham wrote:
>> Also...

>> 1. My understanding is that ICU supports many more encodings than does 
>> iconv.

> Yes, that may be true, but is the lack causing anyone to have a problem?

I don't believe it's actually true anyway.  ICU gets you support for Unicode
canonicalization forms which are out of scope for iconv, but I don't see why
handling them is in scope for UnixODBC either.

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