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Subject: Re: [Freeciv-Dev] Internationalization - city names
From: Peter Schaefer <schaefer@xxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 15 Jul 1999 13:42:55 +0200

Patrick Schmid wrote:
> Hi,
> i'm currently working on a long list of city names.
> I'm trying to find the English and the native names of the cities.
> What about the support of special characters, like the German ä?

It works fine for me as it is now; I think a lot of people will 
be comfortable with the special characters in latin-1 encoding.
Maybe ( guessing ) it would be possible to easily use Unicode in the gtk client.
To prepare this, adding a field that names the encoding used,
like char default_german_city_names_encoding[8]="latin-1" might be useful one 
Peter Schaefer - schaefer@xxxxxx, schaefer@xxxxxx
Spiegel Online, 12.6.99 - 
Aktionaere rennen auf die Boerse, auf der einfach nichts los ist.

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