The utfcheck utility reads in ASCII or UTF-8 text files and analyzes them, printing diagnostic messages for uncommon characters that it reads.
More information is available in the man page:
The source tarball and GnuPG signature file can be downloaded at these links:
To install the utfcheck package on a system with a Unix-style command line interface (GNU/Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, Cygwin, etc.), type these commands in a terminal window:
./configure make make check make install make clean
make check" command will run tests
using sample text files that are in the "
make install" command might need to be run as
sudo make install" on your system. By default,
utfcheck program will be installed in
and the man (manual) page will be installed in
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