Credits and acknowledgments

The Universal Cyrillic Converter was written by me in my spare time. If you are impressed by this Converter, donations in form of money, flowers and job offers are gladly accepted.

The creation of this Converter was inspired by an earlier "KOI8 -> translit" converter program developed by Grisha Goldberg.

The Converter was written mostly in the Perl programming language developed by Larry Wall. In addition, this Converter uses

I am also grateful to many converter users who reported bugs and sent me comments and suggestions...

Ilya Sandler | ilya at
Last modified: Mon Sep 29 13:17:11 1997