- From: Robert Pearce <rob bdt-home demon co uk>
- To: gtkmm-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: hilghlighting
- Date: Wed, 12 May 2010 21:55:18 +0100
On Wed, 12 May 2010, deloptes <deloptes yahoo com> wrote :
this was a pretty good summary.
So Windows >2k is utf-16 - I stopped following with 2k.
so in theory it would accept utf-8 so MinGW shouldn't mangle the chars
No, you clearly didn't read the summary. UTF-16 is NOT compatible with
UTF-8. Granted my last post was over-simplified and a little out of
date, but the essence was correct - Windows only handles Unicode in
word-wide form, where UTF-8 is explicitly a byte stream.
Rob Pearce http://www.bdt-home.demon.co.uk
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