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From: Shawn Wagner <shawnw@s...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Camomile-0.5.0
On Fri, Apr 16, 2004 at 03:22:00AM +1000, skaller wrote:
> On Fri, 2004-04-16 at 02:25, Yamagata Yoriyuki wrote:
> 
> > Camomile is a comprehensive Unicode library for OCaml.  Changes from
> > the previous version are,
> > 
> > * Internationalized Pervasives, Char, String, Buffer modules
> 
> Yea! 
> 
> > * Search strings by matching collation
> > * Binding to ISO C Locale.
> 
> I have a question here. The C locale concept does need
> a binding, unfortunately. However it is well known
> this is a seriously deficient hack, and the use
> of C locales should be strongly discouraged.

Extlib supports the standard C locale functions (setlocale, the ctype.h
character classification functions, strcoll, localeconv, etc.) It doesn't
try to work around any of the problems with the C locale model, but it's
better than nothing.

http://raevnos.pennmush.org/code/extlib/


-- 
Shawn Wagner
shawnw@speakeasy.org

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