STRINGENCODING

Detailed Description

Enumerations

enum  STRINGENCODING {
  STRINGENCODING_XBIT,
  STRINGENCODING_8BIT,
  STRINGENCODING_7BIT,
  STRINGENCODING_7BITHEX,
  STRINGENCODING_UTF8,
  STRINGENCODING_HTML
}
 

Enumeration Type Documentation

§ STRINGENCODING

Enumerator
STRINGENCODING_XBIT 

An OS dependent encoding. Only use this if data is passed to an OS functions. The actual coding is unspecified.

Note
Previously it has been said that this encoding is UTF-8. That is not true.
STRINGENCODING_8BIT 

8-bit ASCII. Discards Unicode information.

STRINGENCODING_7BIT 

7-bit ASCII. Does not understand any international characters, e.g. "åäüö".

STRINGENCODING_7BITHEX 

7-bit ASCII, with any non 7-bit characters encoded in the text as e.g. "\uEFA0".

STRINGENCODING_UTF8 

UTF-8 encoding.

STRINGENCODING_HTML 

HTML encoding.