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About: recode is a charset converter tool and library (fork of the original and now unmaintained GNU recode).

README  (recode-3.7.4):README  (recode-3.7.5)
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description of the problem: your input, what you expected, what you got, and description of the problem: your input, what you expected, what you got, and
why this is wrong. Patches are welcome, but they only describe a solution, why this is wrong. Patches are welcome, but they only describe a solution,
from which the problem might be uneasy to infer. If needed, submit actual from which the problem might be uneasy to infer. If needed, submit actual
data files with your report. data files with your report.
Your feedback will help us to make a better and more portable package. Your feedback will help us to make a better and more portable package.
Consider documentation errors as bugs, and report them as such. If Consider documentation errors as bugs, and report them as such. If
you develop anything pertaining to Recode or have suggestions, please you develop anything pertaining to Recode or have suggestions, please
share them on GitHub. share them on GitHub.
The [[https://github.com/pinard/Recode][Git repository]] for Recode gives access The [[https://github.com/pinard/Recode][Git repository]] for Recode gives access
, through the magic of Git , through the magic of Git and
and GitHub, to all distribution releases, would they be actual or GitHub, to all distribution releases, be they actual or past, pretest or
past, pretest or official, as well as individual files. official, as well as individual files.
* Installation * Installation
** In a hurry? ** In a hurry?
See =INSTALL=. See =INSTALL=.
More fine-grained instructions follow. More fine-grained instructions follow.
** Prerequisites ** Prerequisites
Simple installation of Recode requires the usual tools and facilities Simple installation of Recode requires the usual tools and facilities as
as those needed for most GNU packages. If not already bundled with those needed for most GNU packages. If not already bundled with your
your system, you also need to pre-install [[http://www.python.org][Python]], ver system, you also need to install [[https://www.python.org][Python]], version 3.5
sion 2.2 or or later.
later.
It is also convenient to have some *iconv* library already present on your
It is also convenient to have some *iconv* library already present on system, this much extends Recode capabilities, especially in the area of
your system, this much extends Recode capabilities, especially in the Asiatic character sets. GNU *libc*, as found on Linux systems and a few
area of Asiatic character sets. GNU *libc*, as found on Linux systems others, already has such an *iconv* library. Otherwise, you might consider
and a few others, already has such an *iconv* library. Otherwise, you installing the [[https://www.gnu.org/software/libiconv/][portable libiconv]], wr
might consider pre-installing the [[http://www.gnu.org/software/libiconv/][porta itten by Bruno Haible.
ble libiconv]], written by Bruno
Haible.
** Getting a release ** Getting a release
Source files and various distributions (either latest, prestest, or Source files and various distributions (either latest, prestest, or
archive) are available through [[https://github.com/pinard/Recode/][GitHub]]. archive) are available through [[https://github.com/pinard/Recode/][GitHub]].
** Configure options ** Configure options
Once you have an unpacked distribution, see files: Once you have an unpacked distribution, see files:
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