UTF-EBCDIC encoding?

Jorge Mazzonelli jmazzonelli at gmail.com
Sun Jul 14 05:04:08 CEST 2013

Regarding your second part of your mail, I have used in the past this
page[1] as a base for code to process a mainframe PS file with packed
decimals. May be it can help you a bit...

Best regards,



On Fri, Jul 12, 2013 at 3:11 PM, Wayne Werner <wayne at waynewerner.com> wrote:

> Is anyone aware of a UTF-EBCDIC[1] decoder?
> While Python does have a few EBCDIC dialects in the codecs, it does not
> have the (relatively new?) UTF-EBCDIC one.
> Additionally, if anyone is aware of a Python tool that can unpack a
> mainframe PDS file, that would also be worthwhile.
> Thanks,
> Wayne
> [1]: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/**UTF-EBCDIC<https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/UTF-EBCDIC>
> --
> http://mail.python.org/**mailman/listinfo/python-list<http://mail.python.org/mailman/listinfo/python-list>

(='.'=)This is Bunny. Copy and paste bunny into your
(")_(")signature to help him gain world domination.
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://mail.python.org/pipermail/python-list/attachments/20130714/d5d98718/attachment.html>

More information about the Python-list mailing list