UTF8 on LC server

Tim Selander selander at tkf.att.ne.jp
Thu May 31 20:14:19 EDT 2018

Hi Kee and Alex,

The original documents I'm working with are UTF8, so that's that I've 
been using. So converting them to UTF16 is recommended? I'll try that.

Alex, desktop is version 8 something, and the server is the one 
installed on the on-rev host; can't remember what the key in $_Server 
for than info is, and Googling failed me this time...

Tim Selander

On 2018/06/01 8:55, kee nethery via use-livecode wrote:
> I’m assuming you are using “unicode” (aka UTF-16) and not UTF8 to do all your transforming of the data?
> Kee
>> On May 31, 2018, at 4:46 PM, Tim Selander via use-livecode <use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:
>> Thanks, Kee.
>> Actually, I had found the reference to codepoint in the dictionary and tried it. But it seems to work the same as character -- breaking kanji. My test code is "put codepoint 500 to 550 of variable1" and the webpage shows: �。こうして夕があり、朝があった。�  The beginning and ending kanji got split in half. Identical results to "put char 500 to 550."
>> Tim Selander
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