[Haskell-cafe] Re: String vs ByteString
wren ng thornton
wren at freegeek.org
Tue Aug 17 21:57:24 EDT 2010
John Millikin wrote:
> The reason many Japanese and Chinese users reject UTF-8 isn't due to
> space constraints (UTF-8 and UTF-16 are roughly equal), it's because
> they reject Unicode itself.
This is the thing Unicode advocates don't want to admit. Until Unicode
has code points for _all_ Chinese and Japanese characters, there will be
active resistance to adoption.
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