Default character encoding for each operating system?
prosfilaes at gmail.com
Thu Sep 15 06:43:48 CDT 2016
Linux is far less specific than Windows 10. In all recent versions of
Debian GNU/Linux, UTF-8 is the most common character encoding, but it is
still supported to use ISO-8859-x or I believe even something like EUC-JP.
Other distributions may enforce UTF-8 or in rare cases ISO 8859-1 or even
On Thu, Sep 15, 2016, 4:18 AM Costello, Roger L. <costello at mitre.org> wrote:
> Hi Folks,
> In a book that I am reading  the author mentions “the default character
> encoding for the operating system.” What is the default character encoding
> - Windows 10
> - Mac OS
> - Linux
>  *Practical Common Lisp* by Peter Seibel, p. 165 (footnote 2).
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