Classic Mac stack and Unicode?

Mark Schonewille m.schonewille at economy-x-talk.com
Mon Apr 19 07:57:10 EDT 2010


Hi Richmond,

You need unicode fonts that are compatible with Mac OS 9. Rev may work  
with unicode in Mac OS 9, but it will probably crash at some point. I  
don't think that any unicode features changed until 2.8 or 2.9 (which  
aren't available for Mac OS 9).

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Op 19 apr 2010, om 13:53 heeft Richmond Mathewson het volgende  
geschreven:

> Can anybody tell me:
>
> 1. When RR became as fully unicode compliant as it it now?
>
> 2. Whether Classic builds ever functioned fully with Unicode?
>
> I tried this with RunRev 2.0.1:
>
> on mouseUp
>  set the useUnicode to true
>  set the unicodeText of fld "fTEXT" to numToChar(2325)
> end mouseUp
>
> and it worked a charm, BUT on doing this:
>
> on mouseUp
>  set the useUnicode to true
>  set the unicodeText of fld "fTEXT" to numToChar(57386)
> end mouseUp
>
> I got a generic 'ugly' instead of the complicated char
> I wanted.
>
> Cross-tested this with RunRev 4; no problems there.




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