Re: best editor in *nix that can do UTF16LE

From: D. Starner (
Date: Sun Jan 25 2004 - 15:19:56 EST

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    > Hello. I didn't find a good editor to work with some UTF16LE text file
    > (starts with FFFE) on *nix.
    > The only edior I know deals with UTF16LE in the *nix world is mozilla
    > composer. I didn't test emacs: I'm not used to it.
    > Any hint? Thank you.

    yudit will work. The bigger question is why are you editing UTF-16LE on
    *nix? Recode (using recode or iconv) it to UTF-8 on the way in, and
    recode it to UTF-16LE on the way out, and use whatever Unicode editor
    you want.

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