Date: Wed, 26 Jun 2013 17:37:11 -0700 From: Isaac <idunham@...abit.com> To: musl@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: Iconv and old codepages On Wed, Jun 26, 2013 at 02:39:59PM -0400, LM wrote: > On Wed, Jun 26, 2013 at 2:15 PM, orc <orc@...server.ru> wrote: > > > I also noticed alternative libs thread and corresponding wiki page. > > Does someone know lightweight iconv replacement as a temporary measure > > (other than libiconv for example)? > > > > Thought I had the Apache Portable Runtime project listed on the > alternatives page. Will update that. > APR has a version of iconv. > > BSD systems have their own implementations of iconv. Haven't found a > standalone version. There may be some code in obase (listed on wiki). > There's mention of a BSD licensed libiconv ( > https://wiki.freebsd.org/G%C3%A1borSoC2009 ) as part of Citrus (which was > also supposed to have a gettext alternative). The web page on Citrus is at > http://citrus.bsdclub.org/ but I haven't found the source code for the > project. ICU ( http://site.icu-project.org/) provides uconv instead of > iconv. On Windows, they typically use GNU libiconv since iconv isn't part > of the C runtime library. AFAICT, Citrus is now developed in Net/FreeBSD (I forget which), since several years ago. -100 on ICU; it's bloated to a degree that GNU has yet to match. C++/needs libstdc++, 31.9 M for -dev, 22.4 M for libs, 29.7 M for docs. (numbers from icu 4.8 on Ubuntu Lucid) > > If anyone thinks these (or possibly some other alternatives) are useful, I > can add the links for them to the wiki. Please let me know if they any of > them don't appear too bloated and would be worth adding. > > Thanks. > Laura > http://www.distasis.com/cpp HTH, Isaac Dunham
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