uni2ascii and ascii2uni convert between UTF-8Unicode and 29 7-bit ASCII equivalents including:hexadecimal and decimal HTML and SGML numericcharacter references, \u-escapes, standardhexadecimal, raw hexadecimal, and RFC2396 URIformat. Such ASCII equivalents are useful forentering Unicode in program source or in programsthat are not 8-bit safe, and for testing anddebugging. Several options allow Unicode to beconverted to approximately equivalent ASCII, e.g.by stripping diacritics. An optional GUI isprovided.License: GNU General Public License v3Changes:
This release fixes a bug that made the Y argument to the -a flag of ascii2uni a no-op, and corrects the man pages and help for the Y and Q arguments to the -a flag for both programs. The Y argument is now an error for uni2ascii. The version information and action summaries are more informative.