Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Clear questions and runnable code
get the best and fastest answer
 
PerlMonks  

Re^2: Windows NTFS UTF-16LE File-Operations

by Corion (Pope)
on Feb 20, 2012 at 15:15 UTC ( #955085=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Windows NTFS UTF-16LE File-Operations
in thread Windows NTFS UTF-16LE File-Operations

Looking at the code of Path::Class::Unicode, it is broken at least on some non-Windows operating systems (well, actually on some filesystems). It seems to assume that all file systems will export their entities as UTF-8, which is a fairly broad assumption given VFAT and NFS, which only since v4 in 2009 makes claims on the encoding.


Comment on Re^2: Windows NTFS UTF-16LE File-Operations

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://955085]
help
Chatterbox?
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others avoiding work at the Monastery: (5)
As of 2014-12-28 20:15 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?

    Is guessing a good strategy for surviving in the IT business?





    Results (182 votes), past polls