I am having problems with subtitles in my language. They are encoded as Western(ISO-8859-15) and therefore some characters are not displayed correctly. I am tired of replacing manually using gedit and ctrl-h and then saving as UTF-8. How to automate this process?
You can use
If the file is named
and it will create the file, although it'll have a different name. If you move them out into another directory, then you can easily pipe them back in.
Another option is
Which is great to get the input file encoding needed for the conversion, since both
It also has an option for in-place conversion, so you don't have to move and rename files afterwards:
Also, since you're dealing with
Converting to UTF-8 (it auto-detects input file encoding using either