gennorm2 man page

gennorm2 ā€” Builds binary data file with Unicode normalization data.


gennorm2 [ -h, -?, --help ] [ -V, --version ] [ -c, --copyright ] [ -v, --verbose ] [ -u, --unicode unicode-version-number ] [ -s, --sourcedir source-directory ] [ -o, --output output-filename ] --fast


gennorm2 reads text files that define Unicode normalization, them, and builds a binary data file.


-h, -?, --help

Print help about usage and exit.

-V, --version

Print the version of gennorm2 and exit.

-c, --copyright

Include a copyright notice.

-v, --verbose

Display extra informative messages during execution.

-u, --unicode

Specify Unicode version number, such as 5.2.0.

-s, --sourcedir source-directory

Specify the input directory.

-s, --sourcedir source-directory

Set the name of the output file.


optimize the .nrm file for fast normalization, which might increase its size Ā (Writes fully decomposed regular mappings instead of delta mappings. You should measure the runtime speed to make sure that this is a good trade-off.)


15 March 2010 ICU MANPAGE ICU 65.1 Manual