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Re: [OT] C++ coding

Maxim_S._ShatskihMaxim_S._Shatskih Member Posts: 10,396
> Of course one has to mention the downside of UTF-8 which is that it can
> be a royal pain in the ass to do parsing in.

Why? UTF-8 is not these brain-damaged Windows MBCS "ANSI" encodings.

The UTF-8 trailing bytes are always >= 128, and the usual separator characters interesting for parser are all < 128.

Maxim S. Shatskih
Windows DDK MVP
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