natspec man page

natspec — command line utility to access libnatspec functions


natspec [-c | --codepage] [-f | --fsenc] [--utf8] [--country-id] [--system-locale] [-i | --info] [-a encoding | --transl encoding] [-v | --verbose] [-s operating system | --charset operating system]

natspec [-h | --help | -V | --version]


This manual page documents briefly the natspec command.

This manual page was written for the Debian distribution because the original program does not have a manual page.

natspec is a command line utility to access libnatspec functions.


The program follows the usual GNU command line syntax, with long options starting with two dashes ("-"). A summary of options is included below.

-c, --codepage
Print DOS codepage for current locale.
-f, --fsenc
Print filename encoding for current locale.
Return 0 if current locale uses UTF-8.
Print country ID for DOS.
Print system locale.
-i, --info
Print summary information about current locale.
-a encoding, --transl=encoding
Transliterate ARGS from encoding to the current encoding and print the result.
-v, --verbose
Be verbose.
-s operating system, --charset=operating system
Print charset for the operating system. operating system can be one of unix, win, dos, mac.
-h, --help
Show summary of options.
-V, --version
Show version of program.

When being called without options, -i is implied.



Used for detecting current locale.


Andrew Shadoura <bugzilla@tut.by>

Wrote this manpage for the Debian system.


natspec natspec User Manual 09/05/2009