[openbeos] Re: Locale Kit and special characters in Swedish

  • From: "Axel Dörfler" <axeld@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 17 Dec 2003 05:33:27 +0100 CET

"Fredrik Holmqvist" <holmqvist.fredrik@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Just wanted to add a note about the 'extra' characters in Swedish and 
> their order.
> 
> Swedish has all the character known from English + 3 extra: 
> lowercase     å ä ö 
> Uppercase: Å Ä Ö
> 
> (The first one should have a ring, or small 'o' above the 'a', if it 
> just looks like dot).
> 
> These are not in any way associated with a or o and doesn't come in 
> the 
> same place when sorting. Although they are vowels.
> 
> The sorting order in Swedish is:
> 
>       A B C   .. Z Å Ä Ö
>       a b c   .. z å ä ö
> 
> Now you know the Swedish letters and their sorting order :)

Thanks a lot! :-)

Bye,
   Axel.


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