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Subject: Re: P2194R0 The character set of C++ source code is Unicode
From: Tom Honermann (tom_at_[hidden])
Date: 2020-09-09 10:40:32


On 8/24/20 8:31 AM, Peter Brett via SG16 wrote:
> Hi all,
>
> In this week's meeting, we are going to discuss the remaining
> proposals from P2178R1 "Misc lexing and string handling improvements".
> In particular, we will discuss proposal 9:
>
> Proposal 9: Reaffirming Unicode as the character set of the
> internal representation
>
> In anticipation of a lively discussion, Corentin and I have written a
> short new paper which will be appearing in the September mailing.
>
> P2194R0 The character set of C++ source code is Unicode
> https://isocpp.org/files/papers/P2194R0.pdf

In preparation for this discussion, please also (re-)read section 5.2.1
of the C99 Rationale document
<http://www.open-std.org/jtc1/sc22/wg14/www/C99RationaleV5.10.pdf>; in
particular the "UCN Models" section on pages 20 and 21.

Tom.

>
> We hope that the study group finds this contribution helpful and
> informative.
>
> Best regards,
>
> Peter
>



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