> 3) IBM appears to have US and European patents on some searching and
> sorting algorithms for Culturally Correct results. Is the world actually
> licensing these, or doing it some other way, or what ?
I don't know about IBM sorting specs, but there are freeware
sorting specs available in POSIX format for a number of languages
to be found in the directory ftp://dkuug.dk/i18n/WG15-collection/locales
and also character set descriptions in ../charmaps
> 4) I'm sending these questions just to the 10646 list. Should I also
> send them to the Unicode list, or is there pretty much the same
> readership on both ? Is there yet somewhere else that I might better
> direct these sorts of question ?
there is also a list firstname.lastname@example.org for such purposes.
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