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# Text-ICU: Comprehensive support for string manipulation

This package provides the Data.Text.ICU library, for performing
complex manipulation of Unicode text.  It provides features such as
the following:

* Unicode normalization

* Conversion to and from many common and obscure encodings

# Prerequisites

This library is implemented as bindings to the well-respected [ICU
library](, which is not included.  The versions
of ICU currently supported are 4.0 and newer.

# Get involved!

Please report bugs via the
[bitbucket issue tracker](

Master [Mercurial repository](

* `hg clone`

There's also a [git mirror](

* `git clone git://`

(You can create and contribute changes using either Mercurial or git.)

# Authors

This library was written by Bryan O'Sullivan.