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Subject: Re: [SG16-Unicode] Questions about some corner cases of proposed std::basic_text encoding implementation
From: Tom Honermann (tom_at_[hidden])
Date: 2019-11-09 15:39:29

On 11/9/19 2:12 PM, Lyberta wrote:
> Steve Downey:
>> I'd also like to see the unicode algorithms as _algorithms_ that can
>> operate over something that can be treated as a scalar value.
> My plan is to propose
> std::unicode::scalar_value_sequence
> std::unicode::grapheme_cluster_sequence

I strongly encourage you to attend an SG16 telecon to discuss some of
your ideas before you spend considerable time on these proposals.  I
don't mind adding items to be discussed to a future telecon agenda if
you can plan to attend and present your ideas.


> These are container adaptors that take code unit sequence (can be
> std::vector, can be std::basic_string or can be
> std::unicode::code_unit_sequence that I'm about to propose too).
> Suddenly all standard algorithms are working with scalar values and
> grapheme clusters.
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