text-icu: Bindings to the ICU library

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Haskell bindings to the International Components for Unicode (ICU) libraries. These libraries provide robust and full-featured Unicode services on a wide variety of platforms.

Features include:

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Versions 0.1,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, 0.8.0,,,,,
Change log changelog.md
Dependencies base (>=4 && <5), bytestring, deepseq, text (>= [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Copyright 2009-2015 Bryan O'Sullivan
Maintainer Bryan O'Sullivan <bos@serpentine.com>
Category Data, Text
Home page https://github.com/bos/text-icu
Bug tracker https://github.com/bos/text-icu/issues
Source repo head: git clone https://github.com/bos/text-icu
head: hg clone https://bitbucket.org/bos/text-icu
Uploaded by topos at 2021-05-25T21:19:24Z


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Text-ICU: Comprehensive support for string manipulation

This package provides the Data.Text.ICU library, for performing complex manipulation of Unicode text. It provides features such as the following:


This library is implemented as bindings to the well-respected ICU library (which is not bundled, and must be installed separately).


Upstream ICU occasionally introduces backwards-incompatible API breaks. This package tries to stay up to date with upstream, and is currently more or less in sync with ICU 55.

Get involved!

Please report bugs via the github issue tracker.

Master Mercurial repository:

There's also a git mirror:

(You can create and contribute changes using either Mercurial or git.)


This library was written by Bryan O'Sullivan.