[Vm-dev] SqueakVM help for OLPC

Chris Petsos chrispetsos at sch.gr
Tue May 15 19:27:26 UTC 2007

> I much prefer the very simple solution that John put into the Mac VM  
> - add a char32 field to each KeyStroke event containing the unicode  
> value. Nice and simple.

Okay...i'll try to sort this out...

> > Another clue is that Squeak in Windows uses ANSI versions of Windows
> > functions which support only 8-bit characters
> That's highly irrelevant to the Unix VM. And for filenames we'd most  
> likely should use UTF-8 which is 8-bit and actually supported by the  
> Unix VM right now.
Yes...but we want Unicode support in Windows platform too since many
people will be writing educational material in Windows systems...so we
want compatibility with the OLPC VM.

Right...thanx a lot Bert...you gave the first clue...


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