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umap - map between different character sets


 umap [options] <before>:<after>


The umap script acts as a filter between different encodings and character sets.

The following options are recognized:

--list [charset]

Without argument list all character sets recognized. With a specified character set list the mapping between this set and Unicode.


Do the stict mapping between the character sets. The default is to not translate unmapped character. With --stict we will remove unmapped characters or use the default specified with --def8 or --def16.


Set the default 8-bit code for unmapped chars.


Set the default 16-bit code for unmapped chars.


Generate more verbose output.


Print the version number of this program and quit.


Print the usage message.


Unicode::String, Unicode::Map8, recode(1)


Copyright 1998 Gisle Aas.

This is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.