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digitalmars.D - Re: Character set conversions

Adam D. Ruppe Wrote:

 The first problem I had was users can upload csv files, which they
 generally make in Excel... which apparently outputs Windows-1252.
 Fine for 99% of text, but then someone puts in a curly quote or
 an em dash and it throws an invalid utf 8 sequence.

The client usually send information about its locale, from this info you can infer ANSI encoding.
May 31 2011