[Haskell-cafe] Re: PROPOSAL: New efficient Unicode string library.

Aaron Denney wnoise at ofb.net
Thu Sep 27 03:26:07 EDT 2007

On 2007-09-27, Ross Paterson <ross at soi.city.ac.uk> wrote:
> Combining characters are not an issue here, just the surrogate pairs,
> because we're discussing representations of sequences of Chars (Unicode
> code points).

You'll never want to combine combining characters or vice-versa?  Never
want to figure out how much screen space a sequence will take?  It _is_
an issue.

Aaron Denney

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