Convert files from iso-8859-1 to utf-8

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How to convert iso-8859-1 charset files into utf-8? Simple:

iconv --from-code=ISO-8859-1 --to-code=UTF-8 oldfile > newfile

Of course, your values for --from-code and --to-code may vary. For a list of available encodings use iconv --list

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