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IBM i Arabic Bidirectional CCSID Information

CCSID String Type Code Page Description
420 4 420 EBCDIC (Original CCSID for Arabic data)
425 5 425 EBCDIC with POSIX chars,   like [ ] { } etc.
864 5 864 PC Data
1046 5 1046 Old Windows 3.1
1089 5 1089 ISO 8859-6 
1256 5 1256 MS Windows
8612 5 420 EBCDIC
12708 8 420 EBCDIC 
62218 4 864 PC Data 
62224 6 420 EBCDIC 
62228 6 1256 MS Windows 
62251 6 425 EBCDIC with POSIX chars,   like [ ] { } etc.

The system maps 420 to:
00037, 00256, 00500, 00720, 00737, 00775, 00819, 00850, 00864, 00937, 01008, 01046, 01089, 01112, 01122, 01208, 01256, 04960, 08612, 09030, 09056, 12708, 13488, 28709, 61952, 62218, 62224, 62228

The system maps 425 to: 37 500 819 864 1046 1089 1252 1256 8612 13488 61952 62224 62228

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