bytestring-encoding: ByteString ↔ Text converter based on GHC.IO.Encoding

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Copyright 2018 Masahiro Sakai
Author Masahiro Sakai
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bytestring-encoding: ByteString ↔ Text converter based on GHC.IO.Encoding

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These library provides converter between ByteString and Text based on GHC.IO.Encoding. Compared to the text-icu package, it has only limited feature and is platform dependent, but is light-weight and consistent with conversion by System.IO.

Limitations and Known issues

  • There are some cases that conversion can produce incomplete results due to the problem of GHC.IO.Encoding API. see for details.