[sword-devel] SIL Ezra fonts

Chris Little sword-devel@crosswire.org
Sat, 28 Sep 2002 08:50:24 -0700 (MST)

On Sat, 28 Sep 2002 porton@narod.ru wrote:

> > On September 27, 2002 20:33, Chris Little wrote:
> > > On Fri, 27 Sep 2002, Joel Mawhorter wrote:
> > > > Are there any encodings that we currently use besides UTF-8 (given that
> > > > UTF-8 is a superset of ISO-8859-1)?
> BTW, RST (Russian) is now in UTF-8. May be convert it to KOI8-R or CP1251 to 
> make the file smaller?

No, we never use regional or font encodings.  CP1252 is the only 
exception, which we're trying to move away from.

We don't have the desire to do transcoding within Sword, except possibly 
simple transcoding for output.  There's no need anyway, since it wouldn't 
be any smaller due to compression.