[erlang-questions] Strings as Lists

Bjorn Gustavsson <>
Wed Feb 13 07:39:45 CET 2008


Lev Walkin <> writes:

> 
> Small correction: UTF-16 and UTF-32 are practically dead, you certainly
> need to think in terms of UTF-8 nowadays.

Only for input and output. Internally, it is much easier to have a list
with one element per Unicode character.

/Bjorn
-- 
Björn Gustavsson, Erlang/OTP, Ericsson AB



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