Subject: Re: [boost] [locale] [filesystem] Windows local 8 bit encoding
From: Ryo IGARASHI (rigarash_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-11-29 00:16:39
On Wed, Nov 28, 2012 at 1:33 AM, Artyom Beilis <artyomtnk_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>>Using std locale get_system_locale() method works for code pages
>>of the form 'windows-XXX'. Others e.g. 'Shift_JIS' should fail.
> In generally for locakes with Shift_JIS it shoudl return stuff like
> ja_JP.windows-932 (which is shift_jis)
> Is there problem with that?
Code page 932 is different from shift_jis. See the explanation in Wikipedia:
Code page 932 contains extension characters to Shift-JIS, so we cannot
mix the two.
-- Ryo IGARASHI, Ph.D. rigarash_at_[hidden]
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