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PostArabic adds Arabic shaping functionality to the PostgreSQL database. The module is written in C and adds the following functions to PL/SQL: shape_arabic(), unshape_arabic(), and utf8dump().

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  •  13 Aug 2006 06:04

    Release Notes: This release adds the bidi_reorder() function that provides better results than str_reorder() for numbers embedded in Arabic text. In addition, it fixes a build problem on Linux where libarabic.dll was referenced in arabic.sql instead of

    •  09 Nov 2003 21:45

      Release Notes: Immutable functions allowing index creation have been added. A spec file has been added, and an RPM for SuSE Linux 8.2 is available. The Windows installer creates an uninstaller.

      •  14 Aug 2003 20:19

        No changes have been submitted for this release.


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