Redirection / Piping and Unicode at the Windows Command Prompt

Questions about how to do Unicode input / output and piping appear regularly on the JP Software Support Forums. It can be a complicated issue due to the way Windows was built -- using primarily ASCII files externally, but UTF16 for most of the Windows APIs. This means that every time the command processor (TCC or CMD) reads an ASCII file, it has to [...]

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Why no 4Linux? (Yet?)

I've had users requesting a Linux version of 4NT / TCC for many years, because they: Had to support a mixed Linux / Windows environment, and/or Were switching from [...]

JP Software’s new site & blog

Welcome to JP Software's new web site and blog! We hope you like the new site; we've put in a lot of work to update our old, tired site. We worked with Sarah Ryan at [...]