RE: unknown encoding

From: Stephen Holmes (
Date: Thu Oct 28 1999 - 11:18:22 EDT

It's a UTF-8 stream encoding unicode codepoints. You can get some UTF-8
processing code from the Unicode web site or alternatively convert this
UTF-8 stream to UCS-2 (or a local encoding scheme) using a plethora of tools
available on the net, try for one
such tool.


-----Original Message-----
From: Yung-Fong Tang []
Sent: Thursday, October 28, 1999 8:05 AM
To: Unicode List
Subject: Re: unknown encoding


Chak Ng wrote:

> Dear Sir/Madam,
> We are a software company developing Chinese search engine.
> Recently, we are integrating unicode support, and meet the
> following question.
> I found some webpages do display Chinese characters, but the source of
> them are not in big5, gb, or unicode. They are something like the
> 國立台南師範學院
> 附設實驗國民小學
> Here are the example webpages that have these coding.
> Would you have any idea what this coding is?
> Is this kind of unicode?
> How to convert this coding into 16-bit unicode?
> Thank you for your attention and help.
> /Chak Ng
> IPO Inc.
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