On Tue, Mar 28, 2000 at 08:24:57AM -0800, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> I was stepping through some code that did case insensitive comparison for
> unicode, and noticed that the heart of the function converted each
> character to lowercase before comparing them. If they matched, they were
> considered equal, otherwise not.
If you do case insensitive comparison, the right thing is to
do it at the case insensitive level of the ISO/IEC ordering
standard 14651. Don't do uppercase to lowercase mapping first,
just compare directlye, case insensitive.
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