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  • Unicode Transformation Format-16; A two-byte (16-bit) encoding version of Unicode


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  • UTF-8 or UTF-16 may fully supplant those two standards for encoding Chinese text.

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  • UTF-8 bytes, or even UTF-16 double-bytes, are not Unicode codepoints.

    Snell-Pym » R7RS

  • Since the first two characters of a JSON text will always be ASCII characters [RFC0020], it is possible to determine whether an octet stream is UTF-8, UTF-16 (BE or LE), or UTF-32 (BE or LE) by looking at the pattern of nulls in the first four octets.

    Scripting News for 12/20/2006 « Scripting News Annex

  • UTF-8, UTF-16, UTF-32 and their variants are ways of expressing Unicode using different rules for transforming bytes into characters.

    The Project Gutenberg FAQ 2002

  • That's because UTF-16 uses two bytes for most complex characters, while UTF-8 can

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  • · Full Unicode support: everything you see in Sigil is in UTF-16

    Softpedia - Windows - All

  • You've defined both a UTF-8 format and a UTF-16 format.

    Planet Python

  • Are the first two bytest two characters in UTF-8 encoding? or a single character in UTF-16 encoding?

    Planet Python

  • · For the wchar_t character type the only valid value for this option is 'auto' and the encoding is automatically selected between UTF-16 and UTF-32, depending on the wchar_t type size.

    Softpedia - Windows - All

  • Many text editors claim they support Unicode (UTF-7, UTF-8 and UTF-16), however, they only convert Unicode to the system encoding (or ANSI) internally when they open files, so they cannot actually edit characters that are not supported by the system encoding.



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