[Haskell-cafe] question about GHC and Unicode
dons at galois.com
Sun Apr 27 15:02:25 EDT 2008
> In GHC there's a GHC.Unicode library, but for a string such as " *AIOO", a
> GHC compiled program prints it as a string of unknown characters, and in
> the interpreter, the string evaluates to a string of escape sequences
> instead of displaying properly.
> Is there a way to get/activate unicode support in GHC?
GHC supports unicode internally, and String and Char are all unicode.
To do unicode IO however, you need to use the utf8-string package:
Just import and use IO functions from System.IO.UTF8, and that's it!
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