Quick NVDI Unicode support question


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Quick NVDI Unicode support question

Postby LuigiThirty » Sun Mar 10, 2019 5:39 am

Does NVDI 5's Unicode implementation support the SMP characters (U+10000-U+1FFFF)? I can't tell if the 16-bit VDI functions take UTF-16 or just straight 16-bit character index codes.

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Re: Quick NVDI Unicode support question

Postby ThorstenOtto » Sun Mar 10, 2019 6:42 am

I don't think so, since by the time NVDI was developed, encoding of such characters wasn't even well defined. Also i don't think that fonts with such characters were available.

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