[erlang-questions] Web servers and unicode support?

Rumata <>
Sat Nov 7 03:19:38 CET 2009

If you don't need any string manipulation (I didn't need for my site)
you can treat all strings as binaries.

Besides, there are asn1rt:utf8_list_to_binary/1 and
asn1rt:utf8_list_to_binary/1 functions.

On Sat, 2009-11-07 at 10:08 +0800, Fred Janon wrote:
> Hi,
> I want to design a web application with support for European,  Asian
> languages as well as English, meaning Unicode. I am very interested in doing
> that in Erlang with Mnesia or MySQL or Postgres (when I figure out if I can
> use Mnesia), but what would I need to use (web server, extensions) to
> support these languages/Unicode? I saw a few posting about not so great
> String support in Erlang, therefore even less for Unicode. What's the
> status?
> Thanks
> Fred

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