[vlc-devel] Missing ISO6937 support in some OSes
remi at remlab.net
Sat Sep 12 11:51:32 CEST 2009
Le samedi 12 septembre 2009 09:12:23 Marian Ďurkovič, vous avez écrit :
> On Fri, 11 Sep 2009 17:41:15 +0200, Rémi Denis-Courmont wrote
> > On Fri, 11 Sep 2009 17:37:03 +0200, "Marian Ďurkovič" <md at bts.sk> wrote:
> > > It's far easier to have inhouse function for this, which will surely
> > > work for all setups and wouldn't eventually require maintenance with
> > > every new libiconv version. I already sent working code for this.
> > With that logic, we'll reimplement ALL character sets we use iconv for.
> > Depending on the target, you can really get _anything_. Especially on
> > embedded devices, iconv is often limited if not a plain dumb stub.
> ISO6937 is way different than other common 8bit charsets (special composing
Yeah. That's precisely why we should not have our own duplicated
implementation in the VLC tree, when we could push it to iconv.
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