Solaris 10 What's New

Language Support Enhancements

The following language support features and enhancements have been added to the Solaris 10 5/08 release.

Locale Creator

Locale Creator is a command line and graphical user interface tool that enables users to create and install Solaris locales. Using locale creator users can create installable Solaris packages containing customized locale data of a specific locale. After the created package has been installed, the user has a fully working locale on the system.

For more information, see the following:

libchewing 0.3.0

Chewing input method (IM) is based on libchewing, which is an open-source library for Traditional Chinese input. libchewing has been upgraded to the libchewing 0.3.0 version. Some of the features of the new version include the following:

For further information, see the International Language Environments Guide.

File Encoding Examiner

The File Encoding Examiner (fsexam) enables you to convert the name of a file, or the contents of a plain-text file, from a legacy character encoding to UTF-8 encoding. New features in the fsexam utility include the following:

For more information, see the fsexam(1) and fsexam(4) man pages.