Grant Report : Robust Perl 6 Unicode Support - August 2017
Wed, 09-Aug-2017 by
Mark A Jensen
The inchstones are falling like
as Samantha makes further progress on her
improve the robustness of Unicode support in Rakudo.
[her complete blog post](https://cry.nu/perl6/grant-status-update-3/),
* Implementation of a fully working Unicode Collation Algorithm with
only 82 of 190,377 tests failing
* 100% of Emoji 4.0 emoji are treated as a single grapheme, enabling
MoarVM to advertise full Unicode 9.0/Emoji 4.0 text segmentation
* A number of other improvements and fixes, including significant
concatenation improvements and technical performance improvements.