[vlc-devel] Re: Non-western character encoding

Måns Rullgård mru at inprovide.com
Mon Mar 13 00:27:46 CET 2006

"Алексеев Валентин А." <v.alekseev at mail.ru> writes:

> Måns Rullgård writes:
>> KOI-8 is commonly used for Russian. It might be what Windows uses,
>> though I'm not sure.
> Russian version of Windows uses CP1251 encoding. Most Linuxes and
> BSD flavours use KOI8-R, sometimes UTF-8. Default Mac OS X encoding
> is MacCyrillic. Even CP866 sometimes still in use.

Thanks for the info.  Now you left me wondering what MacCyrillic is.
Is it similar to anything else or did Apple, as usual, feel the need
to invent something incompatible?

Måns Rullgård
mru at inprovide.com

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