Character Set Support
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Supported Character Sets
We should decide which character sets to support for each/all plugins. Other character sets could be specified outside of this set and they would be ignored if not understood by the editor. This is simply a list of character sets that all plugins should attempt to support at a minimum.
Setting Character Set in text editors
Vim character encodings can be set with the
filencoding command (see documentation).
As noted here, emacs character encodings and end of line formats are both set using the
(set-buffer-file-coding-system 'utf-8-unix) (set-buffer-file-coding-system 'utf-8-dos) (set-buffer-file-coding-system 'utf-8-mac)
(set-buffer-file-coding-system 'iso-latin-1-unix) (set-buffer-file-coding-system 'iso-latin-1-dos) (set-buffer-file-coding-system 'iso-latin-1-mac)