--- Bill Moseley <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 19, 2004 at 01:47:32AM -0800, Tim Freedom wrote:
> > Can we expect to see UTF-8 indexing/searching anytime soon ?
> Not likely. It would probably be easier to do a complete rewrite than
> to add UTF-8 support. A lot of the code expects characters to be single
Is there anyway to change that - I'd be willing to help out (as I'm
sure others would as well) since this is a great benefit adder to
the entire non-ASCII community. Most (if not all) applications
now support UTF-8 and it would be rather shameful to have to dump
swish-e for something else on this account.
As 3.0 is a complete new revision, wouldn't a "major" rewrite be
warranted anyway to add this seemingly important feature ? Is it
possible that the issue is a bit mysterious and maybe a simple
testcase and some sample code be appropriate to give this topic
a much needed push forward ?
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Received on Thu Feb 19 11:55:56 2004