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An obsolete system for representing printed characters on computers. The mnemonic stands for Extended Binary-Coded Decimal Interchange Code.

Superseded by ASCII.

Translation from EBCDIC to ASCII can be done by the dd command.


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John Shipman, john@nmt.edu
Last updated: 1997/05/22 05:33:51 UT
URL: http://www.nmt.edu/tcc/help/g/ebcdic.html
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