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Re: 8482 busted for $^V sprintf()s on OS/390

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Simon Cozens
January 23, 2001 00:31
Re: 8482 busted for $^V sprintf()s on OS/390
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On Mon, Jan 22, 2001 at 04:25:49PM -0800, Peter Prymmer wrote:
> > Damn! It's actually all starting to work, isn't it? :)
> Sans tables no less (should we be fearful?)

That's because we're not actually supporting Unicode, we're supporting
using UTF8 as an encoding for EBCDIC. This is of dubious utility.

Life's a switch() and then you die().

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