Re: Updated Microsoft Codepages

From: Wai-man Long, UEG/I18N, DTN 381-0262 ZKO3-3Y20 (
Date: Fri Mar 27 1998 - 07:44:42 EST

Hi, said:
> The Euro (U+20A0) has been added to only the following ten Windows
> codepages (They are all single-byte): (Yes all at 0x80, except 1251
> which is 0x88. It's not a typo.)

I would like to clarify that, as far as I know, the codepoint assigned
to Euro should be U+20AC (in Unicode V2.1). The U+20A0 character is
reserved to represent probably the ECU. It is not the Euro.


 Wai-man Long
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