Re: Tool to convert characters to character names

From: Steven Atreju <>
Date: Thu, 20 Dec 2012 11:51:48 +0100

"Martin J. Dürst" <> wrote:

 |I'm looking for a (preferably online) tool that converts Unicode
 |characters to Unicode character names. Richard Ishida's tools
 |( do a lot of conversions, but not

For whats it worth, that sounds like a perfect task for a standard

  $ perl -e 'use charnames();print charnames::viacode(0x1),"\n"'

For you Unicoders the Unicode::Tussle stuff may also be of
interest, too [1][2]. (Just because i haven't seen it mentioned
on this list yet.)

 |Regards, Martin.

Keep on going,


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