Renaming sal_Unicode to a less misleading name?

Stephan Bergmann sbergman at
Mon Feb 15 08:48:02 UTC 2016

On 02/15/2016 09:30 AM, Stephan Bergmann wrote:
> Trying to encode semantic differences (like between sal_utf16be and
> sal_utf16le) requires discipline (as it does not get any aid from the

"with typedefs" I had forgotten to add after the first parenthetical remark

> compiler's type checking), and when it starts to go sour it's probably
> worse than not trying to make the distinction in the type system in the
> first place (as now variables labelled to be of type sal_utf16be will
> misleadingly contain values of type sal_utf16le).

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