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Re: Umlaut problem on Mac (composed vs. decomposed UTF-8)

From: Freek Dijkstra <public_at_macfreek.nl>
Date: 2007-07-18 08:34:37 CEST

Dave asked:

>> Can somebody give a brief overview of this issue from square one,
>> aimed at folks who aren't incredibly familiar with the details of
>> Unicode?

Marc gave a good explanation:

> I'm by no means an expert; I hope I get it right.

I'm no expert neither. But the experts have a nice FAQ:

The Introduction of Unicode Normalization Forms is also a good read; I
never got further than that.

(apparently you got it nearly right: if I understand the last document,
the decomposed form is u + umlaut rather then umlaut + u, a very minor


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