[freetds] detecting iconv names

Mark J. Lilback mark at lilback.com
Fri May 2 16:18:40 EDT 2003


>So, a script like
>   OUT=`echo foo | iconv -f iso88591 -t ucs2 | cksum | cut -d ' ' -f 1`
>is portable !!!
>I must check results cause some iconv put bytes in front of ucs2 if 
>no endian specified...

Is this for building, or testing? Non-GNU implementations likely 
won't have an iconv program. My mac implementation won't. As long as 
I can force it with an argument to configure.

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