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- Subject: Re: Native unicode support?
- From: "David Burgess" <db@...>
- Date: Wed, 26 Jun 2002 09:29:57 +1000
> Chung Jiho wrote:
> > Hello!
> /snip everything
> Well, some time ago I was pondering for ways
> on how to add UTF-8 support to lua. That might be the
> easiest and most straightforward way to internationalise lua.
> In principle, if you use UTF-8 in stead of a korean
> encoding, you should already be able to use korean identifiers.
> Using UTF-8 will require some rewrites to the lua standard libraries,
> but lua proper should be unaffected. If you are interested in doing
> internationalisation for Lua using UTF-8, then I'm game to help
> you there.
Methinks UTF-8 would be an ideal solution. Does anyone know whats
required to implement utf-8 in Lua?