[Dwarf-Discuss] Dwarf-Discuss Digest, Vol 15, Issue 2

Michael Eager eager@eagercon.com
Tue Jul 22 19:03:27 GMT 2008

Moore, David wrote:

> Unfortunately, the standard also implicitly associates bytes with characters in strings. However, if characters are of a different size, I think that can be read as "a string of characters reinterpreted as a string of bytes" without serious damage to one's ability to emit conforming Dwarf.

DWARF 3 adopted UTF-8 as the encoding for most strings,
and recommends it for places where it isn't required.

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