[Haskell-cafe] Strings and utf-8
paul at cogito.org.uk
Tue Nov 27 13:38:13 EST 2007
Brandon S. Allbery KF8NH wrote:
> However, the IO system truncates [characters] to 8 bits. I
Should this be considered a bug? I presume that its because <stdio.h>
was defined in the days of ASCII-only strings, and the functions in
System.IO are defined in terms of <stdio.h>. But does this need to be
the case in the future?
Unfortunately I don't know enough about Unicode IO to judge.
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