Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Just another Perl shrine
 
PerlMonks  

Re: Handling caps for surnames with capitals in the middle (was: Irish Surnames)

by Maclir (Curate)
on May 07, 2002 at 19:26 UTC ( #164798=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Handling caps for surnames with capitals in the middle (was: Irish Surnames)

And any text munging routine will need to handle embedded punctuation. For example:
  • O'Rourke
  • Hackforth-Jones
I guess the best rule is - an individual knows how they want their name spelt. Use exactly what they give you.
  • Comment on Re: Handling caps for surnames with capitals in the middle (was: Irish Surnames)

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://164798]
help
Chatterbox?
and all is quiet...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others making s'mores by the fire in the courtyard of the Monastery: (4)
As of 2016-12-11 14:49 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?
    On a regular basis, I'm most likely to spy upon:













    Results (169 votes). Check out past polls.