From: Deborah Goldsmith (email@example.com)
Date: Mon Jul 12 2004 - 14:34:13 CDT
The native character set for Mac OS X is Unicode. Earlier versions of
Mac OS used Apple-proprietary character sets, and some applications
still use those character sets on Mac OS X, though their use is
The mappings for Apple's old character sets are available at:
Internationalization, Unicode liaison
Apple Computer, Inc.
On Jul 12, 2004, at 7:39 AM, Tay, William wrote:
> I'd like to understand what character encoding an application that
> runs on MacOS uses. Just as Windows applications generally use code
> pages and UNIX applications use ISO-8859-X character set, what about
> MacOS applications?
> Is there any website that shows the encoding of characters of the
> MacOS character sets?
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