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Re^3: UTF8 Validity

by Juerd (Abbot)
on Feb 21, 2008 at 20:02 UTC ( #669376=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^2: UTF8 Validity
in thread UTF8 Validity

Just try to decode something as UTF-8. If that fails, fall back to something else.

For example:

$foo = eval { decode("UTF-8", $foo, Encode::FB_CROAK) } || decode("CP1252", $foo);


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