Kermit 95 can perform these conversions only for character sets that it knows about. The following table lists these sets. Legend:
F - Can Be a File Character-Set T - Can Be a Transfer Character-Set L - Can Be a Terminal Local-Character-Set R - Can Be a Terminal Remote-Character-Set A - ASCII 7 - ASCII with language-specific characters substituted in some positions S - A standard 8-bit character set with ASCII in the left half 8 - A proprietary 8-bit character set that follows standard format P - A PC Code page, ASCII in left half, graphics in C1 and GR W - A Windows code page, like an ISO 8859 character set with graphics in C1 B - A special set for Box and Line drawing or technical symbols, etc. M - A multibyte character set U - The Universal character set (Unicode, ISO 10646) CP - Code Page NRC - National Replacement Character-Set (NRC) from DEC VT terminals
See Using C-Kermit, Chapter 16, for an explanation of the terminology.
F T L R Type Name Description
X S ARABIC-ISO ISO 8859-6 Latin/Arabic X X X X A ASCII ANSI X3.4-1986 US ASCII X X 7 BRITISH ISO 646 British version X X X P BULGARIA-PC Bulgaria Cyrillic PC Code Page X X 7 CANADIAN-FRENCH Canadian French NRC X X X P CP437 PC CP 437 (Originl PC Code Page) X X S CP813 PC CP 813 (ISO Latin/Greek) X X S CP819 PC CP 819 (ISO Latin 1) X X X P CP850 PC CP 850 (PC "Multilingual") X X X P CP852 PC CP 852 (PC Latin 2) X X X P CP855 PC CP 855 (PC Cyrillic) X X P CP857 PC CP 857 (PC Latin 5) X X X P CP858 PC CP 858 (= CP850 with with Euro) X X X P CP862 PC CP 862 (PC Hebrew) X X P CP864 PC CP 864 (PC Arabic) X X X P CP866 PC CP 866 (PC Russian) X X X P CP869 PC CP 869 (PC Greek) X X S CP912 PC CP 912 (ISO Latin 2) X X S CP913 PC CP 913 (ISO Latin 3) X X S CP914 PC CP 914 (ISO Latin 4) X X S CP915 PC CP 915 (ISO Latin/Cyrillic) X X S CP916 PC CP 916 (ISO Latin/Greek) X X S CP920 PC CP 920 (ISO Latin 5) X X S CP923 PC CP 923 (ISO 8859-15 Latin 9) X X W CP1051 Windows CP 1051 (Windows HP Roman8) X X W CP1089 Windows CP 1089 (Windows Latin/Arabic) X X X W CP1250 Windows CP 1250 (Windows Latin 2) X X X W CP1251 Windows CP 1251 (Windows Latin/Cyrillic) X X X W CP1252 Windows CP 1252 (Windows Latin 1) X X W CP1253 Windows CP 1253 (Windows Latin/Greek) X X W CP1254 Windows CP 1254 (Windows Turkish) X X W CP1255 Windows CP 1255 (W