SBCS code page information document
CPGID 00903
Name People's Republic of China (PRC)-PC
Encoding scheme 2100
Code IBM-PC
Registration date 9/1/1988
Last revision date 9/12/2007
Languages English
Countries/regions People's Republic of China (PRC)
Maximal character set 01166
Other character set 00967 01185
Notes 1. 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 ESC X'7E08'
named Print All Characters. In other situations the code points in question are used as controls.
2. Code points X'1A' and a combination of X'0D' and X'0A' are widely used by operating systems and application programs for the IBM Personal Computer
and other small computers to indicate End-of-File and End-of-Record respectively.
3. This code page is intended primarily to be used in conjunction with Simplified Chinese DBCS-PC. Code points X'81' through X'FC' specify the first byte of the double-byte code.
4. Sept 12 2007 - Changed registration category to "Restricted" as this CP is targetted to be tagged as "Obsolete". However there are still 'active' CCSIDs that reference this CP.
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CP00903.txt

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