Re: [greenstone-users] Sort order problem in french (accentuated words at the bottom of the lists)

From Michael Dewsnip
DateThu, 11 Jan 2007 16:06:07 +1300
Subject Re: [greenstone-users] Sort order problem in french (accentuated words at the bottom of the lists)
In-Reply-To (20070110101934-GA24257-matai-cs-waikato-ac-nz)
Hi John,

No, this sounds like a good idea. I thought it should get some testing
first before inflicting it on everybody though :-)

How would I check if the Unicode::Collate module is available? Use an
eval with "require Unicode::Collate"?

Cheers,

Michael

John R. McPherson wrote:

>On Wed, Jan 10, 2007 at 02:27:12PM +1300, Michael Dewsnip wrote:
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>>Hi,
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>>I have just added a new option to the GenericList classifier:
>>-sort_using_unicode_collation. This uses the Unicode::Collate module to
>>sort the metadata values so "Pé" is sorted with "Pe" etc.
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>Hi,
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>is there any reason to not make unicode collating happen automatically
>if that module is available? I think it would be more useful if that
>was the default, and people who know that they don't want it have a
>flag to disable it instead.
>
>John
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