Unicode, the clipboard and LC fields

Tim Selander selander at tkf.att.ne.jp
Wed Jan 22 23:53:15 CET 2014


My thought exactly.... what with all the data shuffling among 
apps/programs that goes on in modern computing....

Tim Selander
Tokyo, Japan

On 14/01/23 2:23, Richard Gaskin wrote:
> Fraser Gordon wrote:
>
>  > In 7.0, text is always Unicode (specifically, UTF-16...)
>
> Why UTF-16 rather than UTF-8?
>
> The latter would seem more compact, and appears to be the default for
> nearly every other dev tool (and text processors and so much more).
>
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