Unicode strings, benchmarks
janko.mivsek at eranova.si
Tue Jun 12 22:10:47 UTC 2007
Here is a proof that Unicode is definitively possible in Squeak. I put
on a same web page some English, French, Slovenian, Russian and Chinese:
This is done by help of Aida/Web on Squeak 3.9. This image has Unicode
patch installed but it would probably work the same on plan 3.9 too.
> On Tue, 12 Jun 2007 00:28:24 +0200, you wrote:
>> Definitively not, and I just don't understand why Chinese is so slow. I
>> hope you'll be able too look at that code to see, what's wrong. And
>> Chinese is close to Japanese, right? I learned Chinese a bit 20 years
>> ago, but this was not of much help - I forgot too much :)
>> I'll prepare and publish code and benchmark tomorrow.
> Interesting to hear that unicode encoding is possible upon Squeak.
> But the new VM/Image that I installed and run under Windows XP box
> showed strange characters for the title and any Chinese characters
> entered. There is still much conversion done to overcome the
> anomalies, I think. Maybe someone had more converted and stable image
> for testing ... :-) .
> Best regards.
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