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

Re: Base64 Decode issues

by pKai (Priest)
on Dec 21, 2008 at 22:31 UTC ( #731933=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Base64 Decode issues

Locking at your example strings, I think you are wrong when you speak of "base64". The encoded characters in your strings are HTML::Entities and you can decode them like this:

C:\>perl -MHTML::Entities -pe "$_=decode_entities($_)" Georgia Georgia Toni Toni ^Z


Comment on Re: Base64 Decode issues
Download Code
Re^2: Base64 Decode issues
by tux402 (Acolyte) on Dec 21, 2008 at 22:35 UTC
    You are right, I thought it was base64 because I was decoding it using this
    http://www.paulschou.com/tools/xlate/
    I guess I didn't recognize the encoding.

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://731933]
help
Chatterbox?
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others pondering the Monastery: (9)
As of 2014-10-22 09:59 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?

    For retirement, I am banking on:










    Results (114 votes), past polls