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Re^2: Pragma to handle unicode characters

by wanradt (Scribe)
on Dec 22, 2008 at 01:01 UTC ( #731947=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Pragma to handle unicode characters
in thread Pragma to handle unicode characters

I tried it, but there are other worries, warnings "Wide character in print at" and @ARGV is still not treated as UTF-8 chars, uc() does not recognize them as chars

And perldoc utf8 says

In case you are wondering: yes, "use encoding ’utf8’;" works much the same as "use utf8;".

In perl58delta i read also:

New Unicode Semantics (no more use utf8, almost)

Previously in Perl 5.6 to use Unicode one would say "use utf8" and then the operations (like string concatenation) were Unicode-aware in that lexical scope.
So i could not even use "use utf8", theoretically ;)

Nġnda, WK
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