** This was posted on the listserv, but I’m putting this out there broadly **
So, I have an odd unicode question and I’m looking for some feedback. I had someone working with MarcEdit and looking for é. This (and a few other characters) represent some special problems when doing replacements because they can be represented by multiple codepoints. They can be represented as a letter + diacritic (like you’d find in MARC8) or they can be represented as a single code point.
Here’s the rub. In Windows 10 — if you do a find and replace using …read more