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

From John R. McPherson
DateWed, 10 Jan 2007 23:19:34 +1300
Subject Re: [greenstone-users] Sort order problem in french (accentuated words at the bottom of the lists)
In-Reply-To (45A440F0-3060002-cs-waikato-ac-nz)
On Wed, Jan 10, 2007 at 02:27:12PM +1300, Michael Dewsnip wrote:
> Hi,
>
> 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.

Hi,

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