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By Ken Lunde

CJKV details Processing is the definitive consultant for tackling the tough matters confronted whilst facing advanced Asian languages — chinese language, jap, Korean, and Vietnamese — within the context of computing or web services.

not like the English alphabet with an insignificant 26 letters, those complicated writing platforms use a number of alphabets comprising millions of characters. dealing with such an unwieldy volume of knowledge is ambitious and complicated. beforehand, operating with those writing platforms used to be an impossible activity to so much, yet this publication clarifies the problems, even to those that don't comprehend East Asian languages.

This new ebook includes revised details from Ken Lunde's first e-book, knowing jap details Processing, and vitamins each one bankruptcy with meticulous information about how the chinese language (hanzi), jap (kana and kanji), Korean (hangul and hanja), and Vietnamese (Quoc ngu, chu Nom, and chu Han) writing structures were applied on modern desktops. This e-book is exclusive in that it doesn't easily rattle off info that may be present in different resources, yet fairly it offers the reader with hitherto unexplained insights into how those advanced writing platforms were tailored to be used on pcs, and gives the consumer and developer alike with important and time-saving assistance and techniques.

details on today's sizzling subject matters, resembling how those writing platforms influence modern net assets just like the internet, HTML, XML, Java, and Adobe Acrobat, can also be provided.

This e-book is of incalculable worth for the developer, programmer, person, and researcher — someone who comes into touch with those characters within the context of pcs or the web wishes this publication. themes coated during this ebook include:
* Writing systems
* personality set standards
* Encoding methods
* enter methods
* Font formats
* Typography
* Output methods
* Programming and code conversion techniques
* Dictionaries and dictionary software

This quantity additionally features a host of worthwhile appendixes, akin to code conversion tables, personality set tables, personality set indexes, mapping tables, Perl code examples, a thesaurus, and an in depth bibliography.

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The most common of these is JIS, the least JISC. What these refer to can sometimes be confusing, and is often contradicted in reference works. * The character 〄 is the symbol for JIS. JIS can refer to several things: the character set standards established by JISC, the encoding method specified in these character set standards, and even the keyboard arrays described in JIS manuals. Context should usually make its meaning clear. The term JIS appears frequently in this book. JISC stands for Japanese Industrial Standards Committee (日本工業標準調査会 nihon kôgyô hyôjun chôsakai).

All KS standards also include another letter in their designation. * Several KS “C” series standards changed designation to “X” series standards on August 20, 1997. Table 1-9 lists the KS standards—mentioned in this book—that changed designation from the “C” to “X” series. Table 1-9: KS Standard Designation Changes KS “C” Series KS “X” Series KS C 5601 KS X 1001 KS C 5657 KS X 1002 KS C 5636 KS X 1003 KS C 5620 KS X 1004 KS C 5700 KS X 1005-1 KS C 5861 KS X 2901 KS C 5715 KS X 5002 Because these changes are very recent, it may take years until they are reflected in software and documentation.

JSA stands for Japanese Standards Association (日本規格協会 nihon kikaku kyôkai). This organization publishes the manuals for the JIS standards established by JISC, and generally oversees the whole process. JIS is often used as a blanket term covering JIS, JISC, and JSA, but now you know what they really mean. Several JIS “C” series standards changed designation to “X” series standards on March 1, 1987. Table 1-8 lists the JIS standards—mentioned in this book—that changed designation from “C” to “X” series.

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