QBig5hkscsCodec - Conversion to and from the Big5-HKSCS encoding
The QBig5hkscsCodec class provides conversion to and from the Big5-HKSCS encoding.
QBig5hkscsCodec grew out of the QBig5Codec originally contributed by Ming-Che Chuang
<firstname.lastname@example.org>. James Su <email@example.com> <firstname.lastname@example.org> and
Anthony Fok <email@example.com> <firstname.lastname@example.org> implemented HKSCS-1999
QBig5hkscsCodec for Qt-2.3.x, but it was too late in Qt development schedule to be
officially included in the Qt-2.3.x series.
Wu Yi <email@example.com> ported the HKSCS-1999 QBig5hkscsCodec to Qt-3.0.1 in March 2002.
With the advent of the new HKSCS-2001 standard, James Su <firstname.lastname@example.org>
<email@example.com> generated the Big5-HKSCS<->Unicode tables with a very space-efficient
algorithm. He generously donated his code to glibc in May 2002. Subsequently, James has
generously allowed Anthony Fok to adapt the code for Qt-3.0.5.
Currently, the Big5-HKSCS tables are generated from the following sources, and with the
Euro character added: <ol type=1>
There may be more fine-tuning to the QBig5hkscsCodec to maximize its compatibility with
the standard Big5(2002) mapping as determined by Li18nux Big5 Standard Subgroup. See
http://www.autrijus.org/xml/ for the various Big5 CharMapML tables.
Copyright (C) 2000 Ming-Che Chuang Copyright (C) 2001, 2002 James Su, Turbolinux Inc.
Copyright (C) 2002 WU Yi, HancomLinux Inc. Copyright (C) 2001, 2002 Anthony Fok, ThizLinux
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