[UTF-8] Aspell and UTF-8/Unicode

Elias Martenson elias-m@algonet.se
Sun, 15 Feb 2004 16:02:57 +0100

s=C3=B6n 2004-02-15 klockan 10.54 skrev Kevin Atkinson:

>    The bottom line is that keeping Aspell 8-bit internally is a very
> well though out decision that is not likely to change any time soon.
> Fell free to challenge me on it, but, don't expect me to change my mind
> unless you can bring up some point that I have not thought of before
> and quite possible a patch to solve cleanly convert Aspell to Unicode
> internally with out a serious performance lost OR serious memory usage
> increase.

Thanks for the explanation. I only have one question regarding the above
quoted section:

How do you intend to deal with asian languages? I just cannot understand
how you handle Japanese, based on the explanation you just gave.


Elias M=C3=A5rtenson