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From Paul Davis <paul.joseph.da...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Unicode normalization (was Re: The 1.0 Thread)
Date Tue, 23 Jun 2009 14:13:59 GMT
On Tue, Jun 23, 2009 at 5:05 AM, Antony Blakey<antony.blakey@gmail.com> wrote:
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> On 23/06/2009, at 11:22 AM, Noah Slater wrote:
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>>  Could Unicode normalisation affect the sorting of keys with option two?
>
> On a related issue: the locale certainly could e.g. it changes the collation
> order of accented characters.
>

Interesting point. I take this as a pretty clear reason for discarding
UCA for member ordering. Normalization isn't affected by locale right?
I haven't seen anything to suggest as such so I assume not.

> Antony Blakey
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> On the other side, you have the customer and/or user, and they tend to do
> what we call "automating the pain." They say, "What is it we're doing now?
> How would that look if we automated it?" Whereas, what the design process
> should properly be is one of saying, "What are the goals we're trying to
> accomplish and how can we get rid of all this task crap?"
>  -- Alan Cooper
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