Q: I have an IFS file that's in EBCDIC. How can I translate it to ASCII?Q: My file is ASCII. How can I make it UTF-8?Q: My customer has uploaded a document, and the IFS thinks it's ASCII, but it's really EBCDIC. How do I fix this problem? A: The IBM i operating system provides simple tools for converting from any character set to any other character set. It also provides an easy way to describe the character set of a file, so programs will know what data to expect in the ...

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