ungreek is a simple C99 script to expand Greek letters in UTF-8 encoding to their Latin names.
uncode is a Python 2.6+ and 3.0+ script to normalize non-ASCII characters to ASCII.
Both scripts accept input from
<stdin> or as file arguments and write to
ungreek, a C99 compiler has to be available; type
make to compile using GNU Make.
uncode, the PyPI
unidecode package has to be installed (
pip install unidecode or
Example conversion of a input text file in UTF-8 format:
ungreek unicode.txt | uncode > ascii.txt