From: Brian Foster (blf at domain utvinternet.ie)
Date: Sat 08 Jun 2002 - 15:37:38 IST
| Date: 07 Jun 2002 11:22:20 +0100
| From: Brendan Halpin <brendan.halpin at domain ul.ie>
| Oisin Kim <oisin.kim at domain unison.ie> writes:
| > Ps apologies for using windows/outlook to send this [ ... ]
| Just as well you apologised :-)
| Posting using a non-linux-compatible charset means I couldn't even
| tell what currency you were quoting the price in!
iconv(1) is your friend in situations like this:
iconv -f windows-1251 -t WHATEVER FILE_WITH_STUPID_M$_ENCODED_MESSAGE
where WHATEVER is the encoding you use (typically iso-8859-15 or
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