[freetds] About the Unicode support in the FreeTDS ODBC Driver
Lowden, James K
LowdenJK at bernstein.com
Wed May 19 11:39:21 EDT 2004
> From: freetds-bounces at lists.ibiblio.org
> [mailto:freetds-bounces at lists.ibiblio.org]On Behalf Of Daniel Fazekas
> Sent: May 19, 2004 10:06 AM
> 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 don't own a Mac, yet. Mark Lilback mentioned that Macs rely on UCS-2 (or UTF-16?), and that they don't include an iconv library. I hadn't heard about native UTF-8 support.
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