how to get rid of a character, 0x80?

Gary Kline kline at
Tue Sep 8 04:52:10 UTC 2009

	anybody know why getchar() doesn't see 0x80 == 0200?  if getchar()
	is limited to 7-bit characters, what then?

	% od -c file 

	shows me that every character fits into 8 bits, so getwchar() is the next thing.
	but doesn't getwchar grab wide-chars only: 16 bits?

	tia, guys,


 Gary Kline  kline at  Public Service Unix
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