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From: John Maddock (john_at_[hidden])
Date: 2003-12-14 06:41:12
> Are the existing character-classes following a standard, or are you open
> patches to extend them?
Yes, they follow the POSIX and ECMA script standards to give:
> It might be nice to have at least:
isn't that just [[:hiragana:][:katakana:]] ?
There should be no need for those - [[:alpha:]] will detect wide character
alphabetic characters perfectly well (provided the locale isn't "C").
> Defining the set of Japanese kanji would be harder.
How are they defined?
It might be best to add a facility to add new character classes as a list of
characters and ranges to include, something like:
Then we add all the Unicode block ranges as standard for wide character
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