Update Unicode data to Unicode Version 10.0.0
Unicode 10.0.0 was published about a week ago (see
Ruby should be updated to this newest version of Unicode.
For details, please see http://unicode.org/versions/Unicode10.0.0/, including http://unicode.org/versions/Unicode10.0.0/#Migration.
[I may use this issue as a summary issue; in that case I'll create sub-issues for particular tasks.]
Updated by shevegen (Robert A. Heiler) over 5 years ago
Yay! More Emoji tokens to create games in pure ruby with these tokens! :D
One day I shall have a game with the unicode snowman ... need some epic
enemies though ...
The sandwich unicode symbol seems also useful. I once had a project where
I bundled together some small images for use in web pages but I guess one
day I could just use Unicode for that. :P
For anyone else being interested in the emojis (sorry Martin, I guess
emojis are what makes unicode great ;) ), here are the new ones:
We even have some for clothing too! And dinosaur!
Updated by duerst (Martin Dürst) about 5 years ago
Working on this now. Just some notes for future, similar issues:
At the moment, using gperf 3.0.4 (rather than gperf 3.1) seems to be important for smooth sailing.
Also, the important make target is
all-incs. In addition, the target
update-unicode-files is useful. The normalization tables can be updated directly with
The following are the most important tests: