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Answer: Is there a length limit to a string? In a flat file?

by Juerd (Abbot)
on Dec 21, 2001 at 17:08 UTC ( #133748=categorized answer: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

Q&A > strings > Is there a length limit to a string? In a flat file? - Answer contributed by Juerd

Perl has no string length limit.
You are only limited by the amount of memory that is available. Fortunately, having long strings does not make perl more error prone. Perl is famous for its great string capabilites.

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