[freetds] About the Unicode support in the FreeTDS ODBC Driver

Daniel Fazekas fdsubs at axelero.hu
Wed May 19 10:05:47 EDT 2004

On May 19, 2004, at 15:00, James K. Lowden wrote:

> If you were using Windows or OS X for Chinese, you might find it more
> convenient.   Those systems use UCS-2 natively, and have no built-in
> support for UTF-8.

I'm curious where you got this information about Mac OS X using UCS-2. 
I'm yet to see or read about any UCS-2 or UTF-16 strings in OS X. 
Everything I know about uses UTF-8 natively for Unicode on OS X.


More information about the FreeTDS mailing list