SBCS character set information document
GCSGID 01271
Name Arabic Character Set, Data Stor & Interchange
Size 145
Registration date 12/1/1991
Last revision date
Languages Arabic, English
Countries/regions Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Syria
Principal code pages 01089
Notes 1. Arabic is written right to left; English text and numerics written from left to right may be imbedded in Arabic text written from right to left and vice versa.
2. Arabic characters in this character set are intrinsic and do not carry any shape information. Implementation of Code Page 01089 and this character set in
IBM products, also requires Code Page 01046 and Character Set 01177 for output imaging.
3. This character set meets the requirements of ISO 8859-6.
Character set CS01271.pdf

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