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E1: BSFN: Unicode and C Business Functions (Doc ID 626598.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 22, 2023

Applies to:

JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Tools - Version 8.98 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document provides an overview of unicode, its impact, and required changes to C business functions to ensure custom business functions are unicode compliant.


This document is for developer expert in C programming.


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In this Document
 What is Unicode?
 New Data Types
 New Macros
 New String Functions
 New Math Functions
 Conversion Functions
 New Wrapper Functions
 New Memset Functions
 New Flat File Functions
 Converting to Unicode and Its Impact
 When To Use Number of Bytes vs. Characters
 Problem after sliming memset()
 Pointer Arithmetics
 Byte ordering
 Cache Keys
 Debugging using Visual C++
 Slime Examples and Manual Correction
 Example 1
 Example 2
 Example 3
 Example 4
 Example 5
 Known Issues

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