On Sep 17, 2008, at 10:10 PM, Yukihiro Matsumoto wrote:

> OK, now Ruby 1.9 has String#each_codepoint and understands \p{Lu} for
> regular expression.  I hope all Unicode whiners would complain no
> longer.

The community of Unicode whiners says "thank you" to the community of  
Ruby implementors.  I'll grab this code and see how it works for XML  
parsing.  -Tim