Saturday, August 29, 2009

ABC of Multibyte Characters….

So how many times you have seen some strange characters in any email or in any web site. How many times as a developer you have seen that your code/ content is getting converted to ‘?’ and users complained for you.

Previously internet was limited to english (ASCII )but as soon as it started going global, ASCII was not able to help…..

If you want to read ABC of multibyte characters, ABC of character sets…. read this article written by Joel, one of my favorite writer…

http://www.joelonsoftware.com/articles/Unicode.html

5 comments:

  1. Well, thank you!! :)

    Its been ages I have come over here.. will fix it for sure..

    have you been to my other blog - http://pupadhyay.blogspot.com.

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  2. Yes, I am goin thru it.. Thanks :)

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  3. hello,

    good one

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  4. why don't you update it? keep posting man! maybe frequency is low - monthly or even quarterly will do. four posts every year must b pozible

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