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x/text/encoding/unicode: add examples #14133
golang.org/x/text/encoding/unicode's documentation is a bit unclear to the newbie like myself that just wants to read files that Windows folks send them without having to become an expert in UTF-16. I think the docs make sense to someone that already understands transforms, unicode, etc, but not everyone should need to know such plumbing. All I wanted was something like ioutil.ReadFile() that automagically read MS-Windows UTF-16 files and gave me UTF-8.
An example like this would have helped:
It would be awesome if that example (or one like it) was added to the documentation. I'd be glad to submit a PR.
Furthermore, it would be useful to have a library similar to ioutil but automagically detects UTF-16 is found. I've made an example here: https://github.com/TomOnTime/utfutil