[unixODBC-dev] iconv/ICU

Steve Langasek vorlon at debian.org
Tue Nov 6 22:37:03 GMT 2007


On Tue, Nov 06, 2007 at 09:35:58AM -0800, Peter Harvey wrote:
> > Ok, I do fall on the side of Steves point about this, it seems IMHO to
> > be a solution in search of a problem.

> Ok; if I happen to come across something which seems more significant I will 
> mention it. At the moment I think you guys are right.

> With this in mind I will not bother to move any further on making the ini lib 
> unicode aware which has the side affect of me dumbing down strings from the 
> Qt GUI code (or odbcinst doing it). 

Sorry, why does this imply that the strings should be dumbed down (which I
gather means smashing to ASCII), instead of converting between UCS-2 and
UTF-8?

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