Merge and unicode
J. Landman Gay
jacque at hyperactivesw.com
Mon Sep 9 18:38:53 EDT 2019
It's UTF8 text from a server, which I textDecode to UTF16. When I use
the UTF16 text in a merge, diacriticals and/or curly quotes get mangled.
(Same with setting metadata on field text too.)
On 9/9/19 4:16 PM, Dar Scott Consulting via use-livecode wrote:
> I'm not sure I understand.
> Do you mean "encoded to UTF-16"? In that case you should decode that to convert it to internal text. And then try merge. (Which still might have problems, I suppose.)
>> On Sep 9, 2019, at 12:08 PM, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode <use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:
>> It seems that the merge command doesn't respect unicode. Does anyone have a workaround? The text I'm inserting is already decoded to UTF16.
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