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Re: questions about character encoding

by mirod (Canon)
on Jul 10, 2002 at 23:24 UTC ( #180909=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to questions about character encoding

The problem is that when you write $string =~ s/[אבגדהו]/a/; the accented characters are in Mac encoding, not in UTF-8.So they never match in the string.

You should be able to fix this problem using Unicode::Map8 or maybe, I am not (yet!) familiar with it, Encode, which will be part of the core in 5.8.0.

The Error Message is GOD - MJD

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Re: Re: questions about character encoding
by moof1138 (Curate) on Jul 11, 2002 at 01:59 UTC
    Cool, many thanks. Unicode::Map8 looks like it is just what I am looking for to get everything in the same character encoding.

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