CH_DISPLAY and gettext

TAKAHASHI Motonobu monyo at
Wed Jun 22 10:04:57 MDT 2011

From: Jeremy Allison <jra at>
Date: Tue, 21 Jun 2011 09:04:19 -0700

> > It's even arguable that we could drop CH_UNIX
> > and just do UTF-8 at some stage, although I suspect there are still
> > sites around who use something other than UTF-8, just not sites that
> > use something different for terminals and filesystems.
> Japan :-). Last time I heard there were still sites using SJIS
> or EUC-JP. Maybe monyo can comment ? There are also some Eastern
> European sites using older char sets as we still get bugs on these.

And Mac OS X, which uses NFD-based UTF-8, which is different from NFC'ed
UTF-8 used in Windows and Linux.

For detail, refer to

TAKAHASHI Motonobu <monyo at>

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