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Date: Wed, 24 Jan 2018 14:22:24 -0800
From: Eric Pruitt <eric.pruitt@...il.com>
To: musl@...ts.openwall.com
Subject: Re: Updating Unicode support

On Wed, Jan 24, 2018 at 04:45:39PM -0500, Rich Felker wrote:
> > > I finished reviewing the Unicode Collation Algorithm, and it looks like
> > > utf8proc doesn't include the necessary collation information. This is
> > > understandable since different locales have different collation rules,
> > > but I'm going to propose adding DUCET, the Default Unicode Collation
> > > Element Table, on their issue tracker since it doesn't look like it's
> > > been discussed yet.
> >
> > I opened https://github.com/JuliaLang/utf8proc earlier today.
>
> You mentioned it earlier, and yes, collation is also an open problem
> for musl. I want to do it based on UCA, not the POSIX localedef form
> of collation tables.

DUCET is part of the UCA specification.

Eric

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