Re: IBM 5561 Encoding

From: Gary Roberts (gar@sparc.SanDiegoCA.NCR.COM)
Date: Mon Mar 02 1998 - 14:57:45 EST

Do you have any known code points? Could this be an EBCDIC
based encoding? Does the byte value 0x0E or 0x0F occur in the
data? A small sample of data could be very useful.


> From: Erik Peterson <>
> Subject: IBM 5561 Encoding
> Hello,
> I've recently been asked to get some data off of an old
> IBM 5561 PC that displays simplified Chinese and Japanese. I don't
> recognize the encoding it uses. It doesn't seem to be Big5 or JIS. Can
> anyone tell me what the encoding is and if there are conversion
> tables between it and Unicode (or Big5 or JIS)? I would be very
> grateful.
> Thank you,
> Erik Peterson

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