[kaffe] ByteToCharEUCJP/CharToByteEUCJP

Ito Kazumitsu ito.kazumitsu at hitachi-cable.co.jp
Thu Dec 11 19:12:01 PST 2003


In message "Re: [kaffe] ByteToCharEUCJP/CharToByteEUCJP"
    on 03/12/12, Atsushi Nemoto <anemo at mba.ocn.ne.jp> writes:

> >>>>> On Fri, 12 Dec 2003 00:39:34 +0900, Ito Kazumitsu <kaz at maczuka.gcd.org> said:

> kaz> CharToByteIconv may be better than CharToByteEUC_JP but the
> kaz> benefit of CharToByteEUC_JP is that it can be used without
> kaz> libiconv.
> Thanks.  I see.  How about making CharToByteEUC_JP subclass of
> CharToByteIconv and use table if it failed to initialize?

OK, I think now is the time to throw away the old

Those who need EUC-JP may almost certainly be those who
have libiconv, I think.  So we can simply delete the
conversion tables.  Deleting the tables will reduce the
size of kaffe source by 100KB.

One sad thing about this is a bit of Edouard G. Parmelan's
work is disappearing.

> kaz> If you prefer to use CharToByteIconv, use the encoding name
> kaz> "EUC-JP" instead of "EUC_JP".
> But currently EUC-JP/EUCJP are both defined as an alias of EUC_JP by
> ConverterAlias.

I forgot about this.  Thank you.

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