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Unicode resources

As a footnote to Joel's essay, the following are some resources I've found entertaining and/or useful while struggling to understand Unicode:

UTF-8 and Unicode FAQ for Unix/Linux (but also useful for Windows programmers)

Rob Pike's UTF-8 history

A paper by Rob Pike and Ken Thompson on the introduction of UTF-8 under Plan9

Does anyone have any other recommendations?

Sunday, October 12, 2003

Jon Skeet's page, with a focus on .NET:

Chris Nahr
Monday, October 13, 2003

This one proved useful (free)

It's a Unicode editor, it saved the day once or twice...

Philippe Back
Monday, October 13, 2003

and on the advertising unicode text editors front, mention must be made too of my favourite: jedit.

Supports loads of encoding schemes, and can easily translate between them.

i like i
Monday, October 13, 2003

There's also the fantastically useful free BabelMap,

Phil Rodgers
Monday, October 13, 2003

Oracle9i Database Globalization Support Guide

19th floor
Monday, October 13, 2003

Another vote for BabelMap.

Monday, October 13, 2003

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