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Re: UTF-8 text files with Byte Order Mark

by freonpsandoz (Beadle)
on Sep 19, 2016 at 03:57 UTC ( #1172095=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to UTF-8 text files with Byte Order Mark

If your program doesn't accept BOMs, don't feed it any. BOMs are not required.

BOMs are required in some types of UTF-8 files. Try loading a UTF-8 cue sheet or m3u8 playlist without a BOM into Foobar2000 sometime...

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