SBCS code page information document
CPGID 00855
Name Cyrillic - Personal Computer
Encoding scheme 2100
Code IBM-PC
Registration date 7/1/1988
Last revision date
Languages Bulgarian, Cyrillic, English, Macedonian, Russian, Serbian
Countries/regions Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Macedonia (FYR), Montenegro, Multinational, Serbia, Serbia-Montenegro, Yugoslavia
Maximal character set 00985
Other character set 00960 01150 01235
Notes 1. Code points X'00' through X'7F' are the same as code points X'00' through X'7F' on Code Page 00437.
2. Code points X'01' through X'1F' and X'7F' may be controls or graphics depending on context. For displays the hexadecimal code in a memory-mapped video display buffer is a graphic. For printers the graphics context is established by a preceding control sequence in the data stream. There are two such control sequences: ESC X'5C' and ESC X'5E' named Print All Characters and Print Single Character respectively. In other situations the code points in question are used as controls.
3. Code point X'1A' is widely used by operating systems and application programs for the IBM Personal Computer and other small computers to indicate End-of-File in a text file.
4. Euro supported version of this codepage is 872 ICS is replaced by euro symbol at \xCF.
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