On Sep 14, 2007, at 9:05 PM, Zephyr Pellerin wrote:

> I hate to discuss something related to the development timeline, I  
> know its tenable, but When will it be reasonable to expect Unicode  
> support from Ruby?

Ruby has some UTF-8 support today.  Support will increase with the  
m17n support though.

See last question and answer here:

http://blog.grayproductions.net/articles/the_ruby_vm_episode_iv

James Edward Gray II