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[Perlfect-search] Japanese language support in search 3.30

Daniel Naber
Wed, 8 May 2002 18:58:06 +0200
On Wednesday 08 May 2002 11:55, Web Master wrote:

> The
> searched pages are a mix of English and Japanese. Can
> this be done?

No, at least it's very difficult. The only sensible approach is to use 
Unicode for everything. The problem is Perl's bad unicode support (even in 
version 5.6.1). I also don't know if you can use Unicode for keys in 
hashes and berkeley DB files.