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Old 11-04-2004, 11:10 PM   #1
Fascistchicken
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utf , standard output / input and grep too


is there a way to convert text from a utf encoding to 'normal' text so i could pipe it through grep and other programs that accept standard output?
 
Old 11-05-2004, 01:30 AM   #2
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run google, type charset convertor linux and wait a while ;-)
install, convert enjoy.
 
Old 11-05-2004, 08:52 AM   #3
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iconv -f utf-8 -t desired_encoding <input_file >output_file
but if u have modern linux distro then if u change locale to some unicode then grep and other programs will handle utf input correctly (utf encoding is really a cool stuff)
 
  


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