From: Jeroen Ruigrok van der Werven (email@example.com)
Date: Tue Apr 21 2009 - 03:13:23 CDT
Encountered this article
http://www.nytimes.com/2009/04/21/world/asia/21china.html where it details
how a Chinese woman is requested to change her name of 马骋(騁) to something
else because "[t]he bureau’s computers, however, are programmed to read only
32,252 of the roughly 55,000 Chinese characters, according to a 2006
Apparently the 骋(騁) hanzi is causing them problems.
-- Jeroen Ruigrok van der Werven <asmodai(-at-)in-nomine.org> / asmodai イェルーン ラウフロック ヴァン デル ウェルヴェン http://www.in-nomine.org/ | http://www.rangaku.org/ | GPG: 2EAC625B These days get so long and I got nothing to do...
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