Is there a unicode EOF mark like DOS ascii ctl-z or unix crl-d ?

Bengt Richter bokr at
Mon Sep 8 05:15:33 CEST 2003

On Sun, 07 Sep 2003 18:01:17 -0700, Erik Max Francis <max at> wrote:

>Bengt Richter wrote:
>> I couldn't find one.
>Unicode subsumes the normal ASCII control characters, so U0004 is EOT
>(end of transmission) just like 0x04 in ASCII is:
>Unicode also includes a _symbol_ for it at U2404.
Thanks. I tried EOT on the assumption, but windows console type command doesn't stop on it,
much less notepad, so I guess I have to do something else.

Bengt Richter

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