Haskell Platform Proposal: add the 'text' library

Bryan O'Sullivan bos at serpentine.com
Wed Sep 8 14:04:33 EDT 2010

On Wed, Sep 8, 2010 at 7:18 AM, Ian Lynagh <igloo at earth.li> wrote:

> Hmm, wouldn't you want to be able to break on
>    either
>        <a-with-umlaut>
>    or
>        <a> <umlaut combining character>
> in that case?

No. For cases like that, you'd normalize and perhaps case-fold the text and
pattern first, then break on a specific string. (Normalization is handled
via text-icu.)
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