Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 68982
RFE: iconv and BOM (Byte Order Mark)
Last modified: 2016-11-24 09:58:37 EST
Description of Problem:
UTF-16 encoded text usually has BOM which helps recognize between UTF-16LE abd
iconv may be enhanced to output BOM if asked.
Looks like iconv already produces UTF16 with the appropriate BOM.