[JDEV] Writings from the Journal of TCharron

Scott Robinson scott at tranzoa.com
Wed Aug 4 00:15:57 CDT 1999


If both are bad, then what is the "correct" solution? In my mind, Jabber
_cannot_ be released without international support.

Scott.

* Thomas D. Charron translated into ASCII [Sat, Jul 31, 1999 at 11:49:53AM -0700][<IJBOEKFFLEBPEAAA at my-deja.com>]
> >I would focus on the "must accept." I'm fine with accepting UTF-8 and
> >UTF-16, however (and this is the reason they included a standard for passing
> >encoding) we should also be able to handle internationalization. As the
> >example was given, what would the Korean Jabber user think? Answer: they
> >wouldn't use Jabber...
> 
>   The problem I can as far as I can see it is, unless we convert from charset to charset, we can't really provide for inter-charset communications..  Switching charsets midstream = bad.  Throwing off a new expat object for each packet, IMHO, also = bad..
> 
>   But I'm also not experienced at ALL in internationalization..  Heck, when I need to ./configure I always ./configure --disable-nls..  ;-P
> ---
> Thomas Charron
> 
> 
> >
> >[snap]
> >>   I know there's more that I'm forgetting..
> >
> >Everyone does! ;)
> >
> >> ---
> >> Thomas Charron
> >> 
> >> 
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