[TxMt] Converting encoding using iconv as command
bibiko at eva.mpg.de
Tue Jul 24 10:39:51 UTC 2007
On 24.07.2007, at 12:16, Takaaki Kato wrote:
> I'm trying to use iconv to convert a Shift-JIS document to UTF-8.
> It's successful in Terminal, but not so in TextMate.
> The command I use in Terminal is:
> iconv -f shift-jis -t utf-8 text1.txt>text2.txt
> This converts the file successfully.
> In TextMate, I set up a command, using:
> iconv -f shift-jis -t utf-8 "$TM_FILEPATH"
> in Command(s) field.
> I set Save: Nothing
> Input: None
> Output: Replace Document
This doesn't work because the cryptic text in TM's window is utf-8 now!
There are dozens of ways.
one would be to write in a new TM window:
iconv -f shift-jis -t utf-8 /PATH/TO/file.txt | cat
and press CTRL+R
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