Re: problems with hebrew utf-8
- View SourceStephen Fleischman <sfleisch@...> writes:
>I have been attempting to use gvim 6.0 on Windows to type mixed HebrewThis is an old bug; what exact version of 6.0 are you using, on what version
>and English text and not having great success. After setting the
>encoding=utf8; the Hebrew keymap and righttoleft mode (set rl), I can
>type in logical order and get the Hebrew. Then leaving right to left
>mode (set norl), the Hebrew remains in the correct direction. However,
>if I put the cursor on each Hebrew letter, the text will reverse.
>Actually, each character that the cursor is placed on displays the
>character in the same position in the reverse order (e.g., if in logical
>text order a line consists of aleph bet gimel putting the curser on the
>gimel will cause it to display aleph in that position. ^L will restore
>it. If one then attempts to insert latin characters, the hebrew becomes
>I am trying to write Perl scripts that will deal with modifying Hebrew
>text and will need to mix English (actually Perl code) with the Hebrew.
>Are there known bugs and have any been fixed? Is there a more recently
>patched binary for the Windows Gvim?