Re: َUnicode problem
On Thu, Dec 18, 2003 at 12:11:15PM +0330, Arash Bijanzadeh wrote:
> I faced a problem with unicode and gotto go inside of this technoligy. I
> noticed that for example when I am inserting a Arabic_khah with the unicode
> 0f 062E two bytes with values D8 AE would be inserted to the file. Can
> anybody tell me what is the relationship between these two value, and how
> does it work.
D8 AE is the UTF-8 encoding of the Unicode character U+D8AE ("ARABIC
LETTER KHAH"). UTF-8 is the de facto standard encoding of Unicode on
Unix systems, partly due to its compatibility with US-ASCII. See RFC
2279 for the definition of UTF-8.
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]