Unicode Sorting Weight Tables

Alexandre Julliard julliard at winehq.org
Tue Jan 28 14:56:44 CST 2020

Fabian Maurer <dark.shadow4 at web.de> writes:

> Hello Alexandre,
> thanks your your reply.
>> Sorry about the delay. I believe it would be OK to use that data as
>> reference for our implementation. We'd most likely want to use them the
>> same way we use the unicode.org data, so we'd need to find a reliable
>> download source that can be used in the make_unicode script.
> Would the download from https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?
> id=10921 suffice?
> They seem to have a permanent GUID, like https://download.microsoft.com/
> download/C/F/7/CF713A5E-9FBC-4FD6-9246-275F65C0E498/
> Windows%2010%20Sorting%20Weight%20Table.txt
> Though, like all links, they might not last forever.

Links tend to have a shorter than average lifetime on Microsoft's sites,
but that would be good enough.

> Another options would be to include the files in git, assuming they don't
> change anymore. But I'm unsure whether the license allows that.

I don't think we want to do that.

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at winehq.org

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