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Re: Unicode and C++
> Or in the GTK+ case, massive quantities of legacy code that has to
> keep working. UTF8 is pretty easy to port to
Only if you live in the US or some other 8-bit challenged country.
If you do not, you have to decode from UTF8 everywhere to support
things like file-names, names etc. anyway. Thus, the porting job is
not really smaller, only more hidden.
Per Hedbor http://per.hedbor.org/