Re: FW: Euro for Cyrillics

From: John Cowan (
Date: Fri Sep 10 1999 - 15:59:45 EDT

John Hudson scripsit:

> In all MS 8-bit codepages, including 1251, the euro character should be at
> decimal 128.

Not so. 0x80 in CP-1251 (Windows Cyrillic) has for some time been
allocated to 0x0402, CYRILLIC CAPITAL LETTER DJE. Therefore, in CP-1251 alone,
the EURO SYMBOL is at 0x88.

See .

John Cowan                         
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