Re: Unicode Support in Java

Date: Mon Mar 25 1996 - 03:49:46 EST


I realize it's not very easy to support Unicode in Java.
However, although the Java language is platform-independant,
it's not so for the Java interpreter itself.

So :

1) If the platform supports Unicode (e.g. Windows NT), the Java
interpreter just uses it.

2) If the platform doesn't support Unicode, the Java interpreter could
implement itself a support for Unicode, with it's own font format and
its own fonts. Well, this is not very good for efficiency but it
could work.



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