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DWIM with non ASCII charactersby andreas1234567 (Vicar)
|on May 07, 2010 at 06:49 UTC||Need Help??|
andreas1234567 has asked for the
wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:
This question relates to a bug in Parse::Dia::SQL but is general in nature.
The question is how to e.g. handle my list of favorite Icelandic volcanoes:
This will typicially print
makes the non ascii characters display as I expect, but I guess I could also have used locale settings.
What do you think is the best strategy for handling non ASCII characters?
 Chosen entirely for their non-ascii-ness.
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