Hi,

In message "Re: Unicode/multibyte string support in Ruby1.9/Ruby summary?"
    on Sun, 16 Jan 2005 02:58:20 +0900, ts <decoux / moulon.inra.fr> writes:

|F> AFAIK just the raw bytes as before. (And UTF8 and so on can use multiple 
|F> bytes for one character.) Note that the RString record of Ruby will get 
|F> a new field for the encoding.
|
| Are you sure ? or I've not understood what you are trying to say.

He's right, except that the encoding will be stored using the FL_USER
flags or an instance variable of the string.

							matz.