Re: how to add chinese support
On Sat, Mar 09, 2002 at 09:42:27PM +0800, R.I.P. Deaddog wrote:
> On Sat, 9 Mar 2002, Zou Min wrote:
> > Hello,
> > I have a GUI program written by tcl and wish.
> > May I know how to modify it to include chinese charater display and chinese
> > input suport ?
> > Any examples or documentation?
> For chinese display support, I found an excellent article on
Firstly, thanks for your help!
Just went through the page. It seems that I have to recompile the tcl source
package. Are there any other ways without recompiling tcl?
(I am using tcl-8.3.3)
Actually, I have a simple program IRC client written in tcl and wish.
I want to modify it so that the Chinese can be used to chat.
> But this patch is for tcl/tk 8.3.1 only, so not sure if it works on
> any later versions. Besides, this patch is undocumented.
Thanks! I will go to try it after solving the display problem.
> PS I haven't checked the status of i18n support in tcl/tk 8.3.4 or
> 8.4.0 alpha.
Inside unix/tclUnixInit.c of tcl-8.3.4,
For chinese, the locale table only has the following entry:
Should I add the following and recompile it:
Sometimes it seems like we're all living in somekind of prison; and the
crime is how much we hate ourselves. It's good to get really dressed up
once in a while, and admit the truth. That when you really look closely,
people are so strange and so complicated that they're actually.....beautiful.
Possibly even me.
-Angela Chase, My So-Called Life