Christopher Pratt (cpratt) wrote,
Christopher Pratt

Today's random quiz

Are the following pairs case-insensitive equal?

1. gif GIF
2. muß MUSS
3. même MEME

1. no in Turkey, yes in US
2. no in US, yes in Germany
3. yes in France, no in Québec

[This was reposted from somewhere else. Although I don't think there's such a thing as an English speaker who writes the word 'muß' in any circumstance, and therefore the second answer is kind of strange, it does illustrate an interesting point. FWIW, I don't think FileMaker has even tried to tackle Turkish casing, and I have no idea how MS and other products operate in this area. I'd be curious... but not so curious as to go find the answer myself.]

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