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Re^3: UTF-8 text files with Byte Order Mark

by muba (Priest)
on Feb 13, 2007 at 20:03 UTC ( #599761=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^2: UTF-8 text files with Byte Order Mark
in thread UTF-8 text files with Byte Order Mark

The test file seems to match that three-byte BOM indeed.

I'm happy to know you don't usualy see utf-8 files with a BOM, but as pointed out below, some programs still store it, such as Notepad. One of my users seems to have a utf-8 file with a BOM too.

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