eoconv is a tool which converts text files to and from the following Esperanto text encodings:

  • ASCII postfix h notation
  • ASCII postfix x notation
  • ASCII postfix caret (^) notation
  • ASCII prefix caret (^) notation
  • ISO-8859-3
  • Unicode (UTF-7, UTF-8, UTF-16, UTF-32)
  • HTML entities (decimal or hexadecimal)
  • LaTeX sequences

eoconv is Free Software. It is distributed under the terms of the GNU General Public Licence.


The latest stable version of eoconv is 1.5, released on 2016-12-22. It requires Perl 5.20 or higher. A list of changes from previous versions can be found in the change log.

Source code

You can download source packages for the current and previous releases on GitHub or nothingisreal.com. You can also browse, download, or clone the development version on GitHub.

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Packages are available for several systems, including:

Note that, except for the SUSE packages, these packages are produced and hosted by third parties. I take no responsibility for them.


You can browse through the online HTML documentation. The source distribution includes the documention as an HTML file, man page, and text document.


eoconv was conceived and written by Tristan Miller.