344Re: aliases for encoding names
- Feb 13, 2001Hello,
Bram Moolenaar wrote:
> In the new Vim 6.0v I have added a list of aliases for encoding names.For Japanese, there are "eucjp" and "shift-jis". I think
> Some of these have been guessed, several are probably missing. Please check
> this list. It is in the file multibyte.c, search for "encoding names".
it is more reasonable to use the precise charset name:
"euc-jp" and "shift_jis" or to add those name as alias.
> One specific item is for Chinese (not for Taiwan).I don't know what "cp936" is. Where can I found the
> Currently these names are used:
> for Windows: "cp936", with aliases "prc" and "chinese".
> For Unix: "chinese", with aliases "prc" and 'cp936".
> Are "chinese" and "cp936" really the same?
> Is "chinese" on Unix the best name, it looks quite generic to me. It could
> easily be confused with traditional chinese, as use in Taiwan. Is there a
> better name?
I don't know well but I thought that "gb2312" is equal to
"euc-cn". And those are common in PRC.
Takuhiro Nishioka mailto:takuhiro@...
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