Code Page Map File

To add a new code page to the ICU UCONV, you need to obtain or create a source mapping data file, which has a file extension of .ucm, corresponding to the desired code page.
A large archive of converter data is maintained by the International Components for Unicode (ICU) website. You can compile the source-mapping data files (.ucm files) into binary converter files (.cnv files) by using the ICU tool makeconv and entering this command:
makeconv -p ICUDATA file.ucm
Where the directory is the output directory and file.ucm represents the .ucm source file.

  • The source code of makeconv can be found on the ICU website.

When the afp2pdf transform is installed, a CNV folder is created under the