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Re: unicode (utf8) support

From: Bill Moseley <moseley(at)>
Date: Thu Feb 14 2002 - 16:43:37 GMT
At 08:35 AM 02/14/02 -0800, Pavel Kroh wrote:
>just downloaded and installed swish (2.1-dev-25).
>FAQ reads, that there is currently no support for Unicode data. This 
>list archive contains few messages about it with suggested workarounds.
>What is the current state of Unicode support implementation? Has 
>somebody in the list some working solution for indexing Unicode data?

Swish is so dependent on 8-bit characters that I can't imagine swish
working with anything else without a complete rewrite.

Now if you can map your chars into 255 indexes, they you might be able to
find a work around.  Sounds unlikely.

Bill Moseley
Received on Thu Feb 14 16:44:05 2002