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Re^3: How to get system user name from windows using perl

by Ralesk (Pilgrim)
on Jan 27, 2012 at 15:52 UTC ( #950394=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^2: How to get system user name from windows using perl
in thread How to get system user name from windows using perl

Caveat: %ENV is always byte semantics, if you have an oldish Windows and a username outside of the ANSI locale, you get question marks. One should be using Win32ís LoginName() instead which always returns character-shaped characters.


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