Unicode support

Marcin 'Qrczak' Kowalczyk qrczak@knm.org.pl
Tue, 9 Oct 2001 13:36:56 +0200 (CEST)

On Tue, 9 Oct 2001, Ashley Yakeley wrote:

> Would it be worthwhile restricting Char to the 0-10FFFF range, just as a 
> Word8 is restricted to 0-FF even though in GHC at least it's stored 
> 32-bit?

It is thus restricted in GHC. I think it's a good compromise between 
32-bit-Unicode and 16-bit-Unicode camps :-)

Marcin 'Qrczak' Kowalczyk