in reply to OT? Character set issues with MySQL/CGI::Application
# $text is the variable containing "Espaņol" from the database
$text = encode("iso-8859-1", decode("utf-8", $text));
# now print $text
I don't want to use a hack like that in production code. Hmmmm.
In case of doubt print it out on the console and use hexdump to check.
An electronic device
Being the designated driver
Spending time with a celebrity
I never won anything
I never play the lottery
I haven't checked my spam folder recently
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