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How do you know that $data is exactly 8 bytes long? In other words, exactly what perl code are you using to determine that? Please share that snippet.

It may be the data is exactly 8 characters long, but not 8 bytes. bytes != characters. Maybe the data is encoded in utf8?

If you're reading the data from a file handle, try doing binmode(handle) before reading in the data.


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