Re: Unicode Character names on Mac OS X 10.2

From: Deborah Goldsmith (
Date: Mon Oct 14 2002 - 14:37:32 EDT

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    No, the names are the names from the Unicode character database, and so
    are always in English even when the system is running in French.

    Deborah Goldsmith
    Manager, Fonts & Unicode
    Apple Computer, Inc.

    On Monday, October 14, 2002, at 08:14 AM, Patrick Andries wrote:

    > Have the Unicode character names been localized, as MS Windows has
    > done (at
    > least for French and German which I have personally seen) ?
    > In other words, have the official ISO 10646-1 and -2 French names been
    > used
    > in the French version of this tool, or must French readers see an
    > English
    > name for characters they know under a French name (all latin
    > characters,
    > arrows, etc.) ?

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