[Mono-dev] [PATCHES] Bug 480178 - System.Globalization.CharUnicodeInfo.GetUnicodeCategory() does not handle surrogate characters appropriately.

Damien Diederen dd at crosstwine.com
Sat May 15 11:33:08 EDT 2010

Hi Rodrigo,

Rodrigo Kumpera <kumpera at gmail.com> writes:
> There are a few things to notice when extending unicode data.
> MS have (or used to on 2.0) a lot of broken stuff when it comes to
> unicode/locales.
> So sometimes fixing for MS compatibility means breaking correctness.

I'm sure you are right (I started this adventure by using the official
Unicode database, but that didn't quite match .NET 3.5 SP1), and hope
that accounts for the substantial changes in v4.0.

Should I aim to support 4.0 only, provided it is closer to the UCD?  (I
would still have to check that.)


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