[Gnome-bindings] Re: Strings and bindings

Owen Taylor wrote:
> A little while ago, Moshe Zadka sent me some mail asking
> about how strings would be exported to language bindings
> in GTK+-1.4. I replied that I thought that GTK_TYPE_STRING
> would continue to be sufficient, since strings will
> always be 8-bit and UTF-8.


You might want to check out the "Encoding Wars --- more in the Big
String Story" thread that is still ongoing in the mozilla.xpcom group
about how we want to handle encodings.  It has a lot of good technical
information, a lot of good arguments and good advice from people that
have "been there."  Check it out.



Christopher Blizzard
It's fascinating to think that all around us there's an invisible
world we can't even see. I'm speaking, of course, of the World
of the Invisible Scary Skeletons.

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